Lady T’birds roll to victory

RIPLEY – With a solid defensive effort behind her, Chautauqua Lake’s Olivia Anderson pitched a complete game, striking out five, walking three and allowing only three hits in a 19-1 victory over Holland on Thursday in Section 6 Class C prequarterfinal action.

The Lady Thunderbirds were led offensively by Jade Walsh, who went 3 for 4, hitting a home run, a triple and a single with five RBIs. Ryleigh Hawkins also stroked three hits with two doubles and a triple with two RBIs. Ashton Albanesius had two hits in the win.

Chautauqua Lake jumped out to a quick start, scoring four runs in the first inning, one run in the second and six runs in the third inning to go up 11-1. The rest of the scoring came in the fifth and sixth inning.

Chautauqua Lake will host Franklinville in Ripley for the quarterfinal round Tuesday.