The Hernando softball team came away with a 11-1 victory over county rival Springstead High School in a GC 8 match-up. Olivia Townsend picked up the win on the mound pitching pitching four innings and giving up a run. Savannah Ellis came in to finish the game hurling two scoreless innings striking out three and not giving up a hit.
Hannah Taylor continued her strong play going 2-3 with two RBI’s. Jadyn Wright also collected two hits on the evening as well as knocking in two runs. Kayla Grant and Tiarra Edwards also collected two hits on the evening.
The win improved the Lady Leopards to 6-0 and return to action on Friday when they host GC 8 opponent Lecanto High School at 7 PM. The game will also be Teacher Appreciation Night. Cost of admission is $5 and tickets can be purchased on www.leopardathletics.org. Cash will not be accepted. Mask must be worn if you are not able to practice social distancing.