St. Joseph’s varsity softball team pulled out a 6-4 victory in Game 1 of a Thursday doubleheader at Kalamazoo Central and went on to cruise to a 20-5 victory in Game 2.
Grace Maguire took the loss for the Maroon Giants in the opener. She finished with seven strikeouts in the complete-game effort. Maguire was also 1-for-3 at the plate with an RBI. Regina Wolf had two hits and Alexis Lake hit her first career home run to drive in two runs.
Talia Edmonds was 2-for-3 in Game 2 with a run batted in and Stefanie Nizzardini hit her first career home run — a three-run shot.
Photos by Chris Carpenter