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Scott Mitchell

No. 1 Gophers knocked off softball perch

Glen Burnie (6-2) has had a rough week as the metro area's No. 1 softball team. The Gophers lost, 11-6, to unranked Northeast on Tuesday, and host No. 8 Broadneck put together a five-run rally in the fourth Thursday to beat them, 5-1. Eagles right-hander Emilee Pslueger (4-3) gave up one unearned run in the first inning before settling down. She gave up six hits and two walks and struck out three. Broadneck's Nicole Blackwell hit an RBI double in the five-run fourth-inning rally. No. 2 Seton Keough 2, No. 14 Mount de Sales 1: Robi Zimmerman pitched a complete game with six strikeouts, and Bridget O'Malley and Tiffany Kahl (2-for-3) hit doubles in the first inning for the...