Softball sweeps Carman-Ainsworth


IMAGE / Mr. David Fairman

Junior Alexis Echols prepares to catch a pitch thrown by senior Isabelle Easton on Thursday, April. 4.

The softball team was victorious in its season opener against Carman-Ainsworth on Thursday, April 4.

The Hornets swept the Cavaliers 26-0 in the first game and claimed the second game 18-0.

Senior Isabelle Easton started her final season strong, hitting two home runs.

Junior Alexis Echols said the victory reasserts the team’s confidence.

“It gives us more confidence, and I trust all of my team a lot,” Echols said.

Echols said she is expecting a successful season.

“We all know our roles and we (are) playing them well,” Echols said. “Yeah, we might need to tweak a few things. But with this team and our mindsets, I believe anything is possible.”

The Hornets will compete next against Lake Fenton at home Monday, April 8.