SALEM – The SC Lady Falcons improved to 2-0 knocking off Franklin Park in Salem on their opening day by a final score of 7-1. Taegan Webster worked the complete game for SC allowing a run on 2 hits with 9 strikeouts and only 1 walk. Brooklyn Garrett had 4 RBI, Sierra Arnold drove in 2 and Allison Lewis added an RBI single. Jaylyn Michel scored twice along with Webster, Hailey Shuler singled with runs also coming from Brooke Cowger and Abi Shuler. For Salem, Jillian Green was 2-3 with a double. Lilly Blagoue was 1-3 with an RBI, Emma Gregg was 1-3 with a run scored. Salem returns to action today at Woodlawn while SC will play at home against Altamont Lutheran.
In other softball action today, Centralia heads to Marion, Okawville at Freeburg, Opdyke Belle Rive at Rome and Bethel/McClellan takes on Mt Vernon St Mary’s at Lincoln Park. At the Matt Seipp Softball Invite in O’Fallon, Nashville and Columbia play at 3pm, Wesclin and Wolf Branch at 6.
*Photo's courtesy of Bruce Hixon*