• 7:18 am Thoughts While Shaving for July 18
  • 12:06 am Bladen Online Pet of the Week: Buttercup
  • 11:48 pm SFSGA Plays July 16 Tournament At Stryker Golf Course On Fort Bragg
  • 11:35 pm Jefferson Weaver: Whatever goes bump in the night
  • 9:50 pm Bladen County Wins Dixie Baseball Pre-Majors State Championship

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.