The #8 seeded Bearcats played the #1 seeded Rio Grande in the opening game of the 2016 KIAC conference tournament today at Panther Creek Park. The lady Bearcats started off with a hit in the top of the first but was unable to get the runner in. The Redstorm would answer in the bottom of the 1st by getting one run across. In a defensive battle the lady Bearcats held Rio Grande to no more runs until the bottom of the 6th when the Redstorm was able to add another run to go up 2-0. The Lady Brearcats could not get anything going in the top of the 7th and Rio Grande takes game one of the KIAC tournament 2-0. The Lady Bearcats will play again today in the 2:30 game when they will play the #4 seed Carlow Celtics.