St. James softball starts season 1-1
The St. James Academy softball team split its season-opener against Spring Hill on April 4. Junior Cydney Barrick pitched a complete game in a 6-3 opening win.
She finished 2-for-4 at the plate and freshman Marissa Brown went 2-for-3 with a triple. Caroine Lipp, meanwhile, went 3-for-4 with a double and three runs batted in.
The nightcap went into extra innings, with the Broncos taking a 9-8 win in eight innings. Barrick again pitched a complete game and went 2-for-3 with an RBI. Lipp went 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI and Brown went 2-for-4 with a double.
The Thunder (1-1) will next play at St. Thomas Aquinas at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday.