Fredonia reaches semis in state championships

FISHTAIL – With a 1-1 record in pool play, the Fredonia All-Star softball team advanced to the 9-10-Year-Old New York State Little League state championships.

In the opening game, Fredonia outslugged Saugherties, 18-10.

Megan Kyte led the offense with three doubles while Kazlin Beers had three hits. Emith Smith and Kelly Gullo contributed in the win with two hits apiece while Anna Buchanan, Caelin Holt and Julia Fortna each had a hit for the winners.

Kyte was the winning pitcher with nine strikeouts.

Fredonia lost the second game of pool play, 17-7, to Pearl River.

Kyte and Beers each had two hits while Tierra Smith had one hit in defeat.

Fredonia competes in the semifinals this afternoon.