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Kaela Hersee gives Burlington walkoff win in softball

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After a year away, Burlington is back in the Division 2 state title game thanks to a thrilling 4-3 walkoff win over Bishop Stang on Wednesday at Martin Park in Lowell.

After Lindsey Florent put Stang ahead in the top of the seventh with an RBI single, Burlington found itself just three outs from elimination. but there was no panic from the experienced Red Devils.

April Adams led off with a single to left and after Michaela Mazure and Haley Currie each reached on bunts to load the bases, sophomore Kaela Hersee drilled the first pitch she saw into right field to win it.

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