SSA Hold Off Lady Rebs
St. Scholastica Academy’s softball team held off the Pearl River Lady Rebels 13-9 in District 8-4A play yesterday on strong plate performances from Holly Huhn and Breanna Wale. Huhn delivered three hits with two runs batted in and scored four times. Wale collected three hits, drove home three runs and tallied once for the Doves.
SSA’s Jordan Bass added a homer and picked up two hits. Ashley Elsensohn banged out a hit and drove home two runs. SSA’s Lindsey Berns (9-2) improved to 3-0 in district, battling to pick up the victory, posting 10 strikeouts. Berns, the Doves’ leading hitter, batting .500 entering yesterday’s game, also picked up a hit, drove in a run and scored twice. Pear River High’s Alissa Ross hit a homer for the Lady Rebel’s, going 3-for-5 with two runs scored.