Asheboro vs Eastern Guilford Softball

The Lady Blue Comets of Asheboro posted a 9-4 MPC softball win over Eastern Guilford on Wednesday. Eastern Guilford took an early 3-0 lead in the top of the first, but the Comets cut it to one in the bottom half of the inning. Asheboro would tie the game at 3-3 in the bottom of the second before the Wildcats retook control in the top of the third. After four innings this would be tied until the Comets scored a pair of runs in the bottom of the sixth for the lead.

Emma Haywood led the Comets at the plate with three hits and two RBIs, while Emily LaClair, Taylor Hildreth, Jenna Thompson, and Tiffany Martindale each finished with two. Thompson added three RBIs, while Sarah Ficquette and Hildreth each added two runs. Thompson picked up the pitching win after giving up three runs on seven hits, two walks, and striking out four.