Alexis Kilfoyl threw a gem on Thursday for Academy at the Lakes Wildcats Varsity, allowing zero runs and besting Springstead by a score of 1-0.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Kilfoyl struck out nine, while Mariah Galhouse sat down five.
One bright spot for Springstead was a single by Raquel Camuglia in the second inning.
Kilfoyl earned the victory on the pitcher’s mound for Academy at the Lakes Wildcats Varsity. She surrendered zero runs on three hits over seven innings, striking out nine and walking one.
Galhouse took the loss for Springstead. She lasted seven innings, allowing four hits and one run while striking out five.
Caitlin Blankenship, Vanessa Alexander, Brooke Blankenship, and Hannah Church all had one hit to lead Academy at the Lakes Wildcats Varsity. Academy’s run came courtesy of back-to-back doubles by Church and C. Blankenship.
Springstead didn’t commit a single error in the field. Stephanie Bunyon had the most chances in the field with eight.