- James Townsend
Raider Softball Stays Unbeaten in League
The PHS varsity softball team remained undefeated in league play after defeating Charlotte last night in two mercy games. In the first game of the doubleheader the Raiders outscored the Orioles 12 - 2 in five innings. Jada Walton went 2 for 2 with a triple and a double and 5 RBI’s and Maria Krause went 2 for 3 with a double. Sophie Novara struck out 9 Charlotte batters while picking up her 7th win of the season.
Portland took only 3 innings to put away Charlotte in the nightcap. The Raiders scored 21 runs on 15 hits while only allowing the Orioles 3 runs on 4 hits. Allison Summers led all hitters going 3 for 3 with 2 RBI’s. Jada Walton went 2 for 3 with a triple and Emma Johnson, Brooke Seal, Emma Selden also went 2 for 3.
The Raiders are now 8 and 0 in the league and 17 and 6 for the season. Portland’s next game will be tomorrow at Carson City.
Photo courtesy of Tammy Gardner.