The Week in Sports

The Week in Sports
Posted on 05/17/2017
Lady Knights Softball work the Infield

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Lady Knights Softball Team wins Semi-Finals, Advances to Championships!
May 16, 2017 - Congratulations to the varsity softball team on their 17 to 7 victory over West-Mont in the semi-final playoff game. Alexis Hicks pitched an intense game with 13 strikeouts and Olivia Ferst defended behind the plate. The Lady Knights kept the bats going throughout the game. There were singles from Tatyana Rucker-Henderson, Arianna Prince, Olivia Andreoni, Liz Kerper, and Olivia Ferst. Alexis Hicks and Skylar Bones each had a double and Chloe Janis had 2 triples. The Lady Knights will play the championship game on Thursday, May 18, 2017, away against Perkiomen!

Girls Varsity Softball
May 9, 2017 - The varsity softball team continued their strong season with an 18 to 7 victory over Barrack Academy. Alexis Hicks pitched 5 innings. Our offense came alive with a triple from Skylar Bones, 3 doubles by Olivia Andreoni, a double by Arianna Prince, and several RBI's with Ashlynn Solomon leading with 4. Way to go Lady Knights!

May 10, 2017 - Congratulations again to the varsity softball team on their 21 to 7 victory over Barrack Academy. Alexis Hicks pitched 5 innings with 9 strikeouts and Olivia Ferst defended behind the plate. On defense, Arianna Prince and Jaime Lloyd made fly ball catches for crucial outs and Olivia Andreoni and Alexis Hicks both made clean plays to first. On offense, we had singles from Tatyana Rucker-Henderson, Ashlynn Solomon, Chloe Janis, Olivia Andreoni, and Jaime Lloyd, doubles from Alexis Hicks and Olivia Ferst, and Arianna Prince had a grand slam home run in the 2nd inning. Great game, Lady Knights!

May 11, 2017 – The Varsity softball team won big today, thrashing West-Mont Christion Academy, 18. In the field, Chloe Janis made a great throw from center field to Ashlynn Solomon at 3rd to throw out a runner. Arianna Prince made a double play at shortstop by tagging a runner and throwing to first where Casey Mitchell made a tremendous catch to get the out. Alexis Hicks and Olivia Andreoni also made great plays and clean throws for outs. The Lady Knights kept the hits going throughout the game with singles from Casey Mitchell, Tatyana Rucker-Henderson, Liz Kerper, and Chloe Janis, a triple from Alexis Hicks, and home runs from Arianna Prince and Olivia Ferst. Olivia's home run was the game winner! The Lady Knights will play a semi-final game on Tuesday, May 15th at home against West-Mont!

Middle School Boys Baseball
May 9, 2017 - Middle school baseball clinched its first win of the season with a hard-fought game against West -Mont yesterday with a score of 11-10. Even Newmiller, Alex Hoy, and Jacob Magyar all went 3 for 4 at the plate. Caleb Hull pitched a strong six innings, after which Evan Newmiller came in to earn the save with only 5 pitches! Caleb was supported by great fielding by Jack Duchossios and Thomas Mostowski. Go, Knights!