Norris allowed just a single to Jodie Ramer – with two outs in the seventh – and a trio of walks. The Panthers scored its only run in the sixth. Norris struck out four in her fine effort.
Wawasee (6-10, 3-6 NLC) did all of its damage in the fourth, where Aly Anderson, Madi Anderson, Allissa Flores and Ashlynn Fisher all had RBIs, Fisher’s coming on a double.
Taylor Troxel pitched well for NorthWood outside of the fourth inning, scattering nine hits and striking out a pair of Warriors.
The Wawasee JV (9-1) continued its merry-go-round on the bases, whipping NorthWood 13-3 in five innings. The Warriors pounded out 17 hits, led by Sierra Hart going 4-5 with three runs scored and Ally Harney adding three hits.
The Wawasee varsity will host Triton this evening, a 5 p.m. first pitch.