Softball And Baseball Teams Put Up Big Offensive Numbers
Newtown High School's softball and baseball teams piled up the runs in road wins over Kolbe Cathedral of Bridgeport on May 2.
The softball team cruised to a 26-0 five inning, run-rule victory, and the baseball team earned a 12-0 triumph.
Pitcher Sydney Flint got her first varsity win. Sara Kennedy went 3-for-5, including a double and triple, two runs batted in, and three runs scored. Katie Laaksonen went 4-for-5, smacking a pair of doubles, driving in three, and scoring five times. Mali Klorczyk was 3-for-3, including a homer over the fence, four RBI, and four runs scored. Kamdyn Moroney was 5-for-5 with a pair of doubles, three runs driven in, and four runs scored. Tess Mubarek went 4-for-5 with five RBI and three runs scored. Emily Bell had three hits and three RBI, and Jill Lasorsa also had a trio of hits and drove in a run.
On the baseball diamond, Jack Procaccini, Sam Czel, and Eugene Citrano each had two hits. Procaccini and Citrano both knocked in a pair of runs, and Czel, Andrew Ross, Jake Oliger, Will Huegi, Dylan Tyrell, and Ben Harrison all drove in a run apiece.
Pitcher Austin Kasbarian tossed three innings, Ben Diekman worked two, and Mike Liberante and Connor Barrett each tossed a frame.