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BURGAW – Pender edged West Bladen 7-6 Tuesday in a Four County Conference jayvee softball game that was stopped after 4 innings due to a time limit.

Katie Ezzell batted a perfect 2-2 to lead the West Bladen hitters. Indyah Williams finished with a perfect 2-3 day at the plate.

Freshman Erica McKoy walloped a 2-run home run, and sophmores Patience Parker and Elizabeth Allbright connected for one hit each. Pitcher Brittany Landreth batted 1-2 for the Lady Knights.

The Lady Patriots capitalized on 2 hits, 11 walks and 2 errors to score their 7 runs. Landreth struck out two Pender batters.

The Lady Knights are now 5-4 on the season.