The Brunswick High softball team stayed alive in the Class 6A state playoffs on Thursday, winning the second game of a first-round doubleheader at Coffee.
The Lady Pirates dropped the first game 5-0 and trailed 2-0 in Game 2 after three innings. Brunswick put up a two-spot in the bottom of the fourth to tie the game and took the lead for good in the bottom of the fifth. Alyssa Giles singled with two outs in the inning and scored after a Coffee error on a ball hit by Dani Wells.
Lauren Peterson pitched a near complete game to get the win, going 62/3 innings and allowing one earned run. Carrie Rowell got the final out to secure the victory.
The two squads will play a deciding Game 3 at 1 p.m. Saturday at Coffee..