North Carolina High School Softball - Richmond Union PinesMarch 23, 2023: Rockingham, NC 28380
Richmond Raiders (Rockingham, NC) backers exited the stadium thrilled Thursday as they saw their softball squad nip the visiting Union Pines Vikings (Cameron, NC), 13-10 in a league challenge.
The Raiders now own a 8-1 record. They take the field next when they host Scotland for a Sandhills 3A/4A challenge on Tuesday, March 28. Richmond will battle a Fighting Scots squad coming off a 10-0 league win over Lee County (Sanford, NC). The Fighting Scots record now stands at 8-2.
With the loss, Union Pines falls to 4-5 on the campaign. The Vikings travel to Southern Lee (Sanford, NC) to battle the Cavaliers in a Sandhills 3A/4A challenge on Friday, March 24. The Cavaliers enter the challenge with a record of 7-2. Southern Lee won 16-4 in their recent non-league challenge against Northwood (Pittsboro, NC)