California High School Softball - Royal nudges Simi ValleyMay 4, 2012: Simi Valley, CA 93065
Royal Highlanders (Simi Valley, CA) backers exited the stadium thrilled Friday as they saw their softball squad nip the visiting Simi Valley Pioneers (Simi Valley, CA), 3-2 in a league challenge.
The Highlanders now own a 22-2 record. They take the field next when they travel to Calabasas for a Marmonte challenge on Tuesday, May 8. Royal will battle a Coyotes squad coming off a 5-2 league loss to Moorpark (Moorpark, CA). The Coyotes record now stands at 7-11.
With the loss, Simi Valley falls to 20-4 on the campaign. The Pioneers host Agoura (Agoura, CA) to battle the Chargers in a Marmonte challenge on Tuesday, May 8. The Chargers enter the challenge with a record of 15-9. Agoura won 2-0 in their recent league challenge against Westlake (Westlake Village, CA)
Nancy Bowling earned her 22 win of the year to increase her record to 22-2. She struck out 8 batters and gave up only 3 hits. Ali Mosier went 2 for 3 with a Double and a run scored and a stolen base. Brynn Lesovsky went 1 for 2 with an RBI. Kelyn Fillmore went 1 for 3 with a run scored and a walk off game winning RBI to end the game.