LUMBERTON – Sophomore Kayleigh Martin and Abigail Mayers combined on a 1-hit shutout Thursday to lead Lumberton to a non-conference jayvee softball victory over West Bladen.
Martin struck out 9 batters in her 3 innings in the circle. Mayers pitched the final 2 innings. Freshman Alone Hanna batted 2-3 with a double to lead the Lady Pirate hitters.
Hannah Richardson belted a 5th inning single for the Lady Knight hit. Gracie Faircloth allowed 7 hits and struck out 5 in her 5 innings in the circle.
West Bladen, now 2-2, will travel to Fairmont Thursday for a 4 p.m. game.