The C. Milton Wright Mustangs completed a season sweep of cross-town softball rival Bel Air Monday, beating the visiting Bobcats, 4-2, in a Chesapeake (upper) Division showdown.
The victory put CMW at 9-6 overall, and 7-4 against upper-division teams. Bel Air fell to 9-4 on the season, and 5-4 in Chesapeake Division contests.
Bel Air struck first Monday as Leah Lozzi ripped a RBI single that scored Kelsey Hilditch, who had reached on a single and moved to third on a throwing error.
The Mustangs waited until the bottom of the fourth to tie the game when Rachel Knoebel scored from third on Cat Kim's groundout.
CMW scored the go-ahead and winning runs in the fifth with Morghan Fulton and Kaitlyn Hamlin each hitting an RBI single.
In the top of the sixth, Bel Air came to within a run of the hosts after Hilditch hit an RBI single that scored Bailey Gasior.
CMW got its final run in the bottom of the sixth when Quinn Ursprung drove Kim home with an RBI base hit.
Fulton went the distance and earned the win after giving up eight hits, striking out four and walking two.
Bel Air's Sarah Fleishmann went 3-for-4, while Hilditch finished the game 2-for-4. Rayn Gibson was 2-for-4 in the loss.
Havre de Grace beats Tech
The Havre de Grace girls earned a road win on Monday, as the Warriors (10-2 overall, 7-2 Chesapeake) topped host Harford Tech, 7-5.
Harford Tech fell to 5-9 overall, and 1-9 in Chesapeake Division games.
Kateri Peters led the Warriors at the plate, going 2-for-2 with a three-run homer and four RBIs. Lindsey Fenner was 3-for-4 with a double, while Rebecca Ashman was 2-for-5 with a double. Megan Thompson went 1-for-3 with a double in the victory.
Fenner tossed a complete game, allowing three hits, striking out six and walking four.
North Harford beaten
The North Harford Hawks (10-3 overall, 5-3 Chesapeake) suffered an 11-7 home-field loss to the Perryville Panthers on Monday.
Alex Lyttle started for the Hawks and went 6-1/3 innings, striking out five, walking two and allowing 10 earned runs on 10 hits.
At the plate, Lyttle went 2-for-3 with two runs and a three-run homer. Krista Hiser belted a two-run homer in the defeat.
Aberdeen defeats Joppatowne
The Aberdeen Eagles (8-5 overall, 8-4 Susquehanna) won at home Monday, knocking off the Joppatowne Mariners, 11-2.