The C. Milton Wright girls bounced back from Friday's shutout loss to Rising Sun by pummeling the visiting Bo Manor Eagles, 11-0, Monday.
The Mustangs scored once in the opening inning, added two more in the third, then closed things out with an eight-run outburst in the fourth. The game was called off after five innings because of the 10-run mercy rule.
The victory pushed CMW to 9-5 overall and 7-3 in Chesapeake (upper) Division play.
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CMW starter Katie Lydic tossed a complete-game, two-hit shutout, retiring 11 straight hitters after walking the first batter of the game. The win was Lydic's first as a varsity pitcher.
Caroline Weimer and MacKenzie Fitzgerald both ripped RBI doubles in the victory and finished the game with two RBIs apiece. Lindsay Resnik and Jessica Canami both earned bases-loaded RBI walks. Five of the Mustangs' runs were scored on wild pitches or passed balls.
Playing on the road Friday, the Mustangs lost a must-win division contest to the Rising Sun Tigers, 2-0.
Rising Sun did not score until the sixth, when the Tigers plated both runs.
CMW's Brittany Stein tossed a complete game, allowing five hits, walking three and recording three strikeouts in the loss.
The Mustangs had a chance to even things up or go ahead in the top of the seventh, when Weimer led off the inning with a double and Fitzgerald followed with a single to put runners at the corners, but the next three CMW hitters were retired on flyouts.
Havre de Grace wins Rt. 40 showdown
The Havre de Grace Warriors (11-5 overall, 11-1 Susquehanna) won Monday's Route 40 matchup with Aberdeen, topping the host-team Eagles, 9-5.
The loss put Aberdeen at 7-9 overall and 6-7 in Susquehanna play.
Hayley Kitts was 1-for-1 with a triple and three RBIs in the win, while Kaitlyn Husfelt was 1-for-2 with two walks, two RBIs and one run. Hailey Bethke went 2-for-4 with two runs and Riley Arnold was 3-for-5 with one RBI and one run. Taylor Smith was 1-for-3 with one RBI in the victory, while teammate Megan Thompson had one hit and one run scored. Emily Lewis posted two runs for the Warriors and Dana Teufer had one RBI. Tori Caine scored once in the win and Kelsey McRoberts earned a walk.
Bobcats top Indians
Bel Air (7-8 overall, 3-8 Chesapeake) dropped the visiting North East Indians Monday, 5-1.
Erin Morrissey led the Bobcats at the plate, going 2-for-4 with two doubles and two RBIs. Jen Schofield, Emily Rosenberger and Bethanie Cook each went 2-for-4 with the victory. Schofield and Taylor both hit doubles for the Bobcats.
Fallston shuts down Edgewood
The Fallston Cougars (11-4 overall, 10-2 Susquehanna) won at home Monday, shutting down the visiting Edgewood Rams (2-14 overall, 2-11 Susquehanna) in a 3-0 victory.
Jess Moore made the start for the Cougars and went five innings, holding the Rams to three hits. Lauren Pupa closed out the game with two innings of hitless relief.
Moore and Pupa helped their own causes at the plate, each belting doubles.