Original Article by: Bob Putnam, Times Staff Writer
1. Academy at the Lakes (10-0)
This week: Tuesday at Bishop McLaughlin; Wednesday vs. Buffalo Grove (at Madeira Beach Softball Complex)
Scoop: The Wildcats, ranked No. 1 in the Class 2A state poll, are the only undefeated team left in the bay area. In its only game last week, AATL routed Hernando Christian 16-1. Alexis Kilfoyl threw a no-hitter and struck out eight in a game that was called after three innings because of the mercy rule. Kendra Falby, an eighth-grader, leads the team in hitting with a .613 average.