The varsity softball team splits their season opener against 7th ranked Napoleon on Tuesday night.
Game one the Panthers struggled to string hits together as the Pirates out scored Western 11-1. Hayden Fortress had two hits (double), Chelsea Hurt, and Merritt Baker each had hits. Ashley Williams struck out stuck out 8 and walked 6 while Chelsea Hurt struck out 2 and walked one batter!
In game two, the Panthers found their momentum and the bats came alive. Leading the hitting attack was Kasey Carroll with two hits, Abi Wilcoxson hit a solo shot home run, and Hayden Fortress, Summer Gaines, Natalie Shellberg, and Anni Oliver each added hits! Chelsea Hurt picked up her first career win on the mound!
The Panthers will host Northwest in their home opener Thursday!