The Melcher-Dallas Softball Squad had to hang on for dear life and escape with an 8-6 win over Cardinal last night. The Saints led 8-3 in the sixth when Cardinal plated three runs to get to within two. Haley Godfrey led the Saints hit parade by going 3/4 while Kinser Reed went 2/3 with two RBI. Emilie Krpan struck out ten while allowing nine hits on the night. The Saints host Lamoni tonight.