New York High School Softball - Caledonia-Mumford holds off AvonApril 8, 2019: Avon, NY 14414
The Caledonia-Mumford Raiders the host Avon Braves softball squad by a count of 4-2 in Monday's league battle.
The Raiders (2-2) will now prepare for their battle against Geneseo (Geneseo, NY). The Blue Devils go into the non-league battle with a 3-2 record. In their last battle, Geneseo by Warsaw (Warsaw, NY), 14-1, in a non-league battle.
The Braves now sport a 2-1 record. They play next when they travel to Keshequa for a non-league battle on Tuesday, April 9.
Cal-Mum scored first as Grace Walker hit a two out solo homer to center field in the top of the third. The Raiders added insurance runs in the top of the sixth with Walker again providing the spark. She led of the inning with a double and after stealing third scored on a sacrifice fly by Montgomery Kessler. Katie Harmon followed with a single and a stolen base and with two outs, back to back singles by Maddy DeVore and Haley Sherwood brought home the final two runs.
Avon countered with their only two runs in the bottom of the sixth with Nora Hayes starting the inning with a single up the middle and Abby Decillis reaching on an error. After both runners moved up on a fielders choice, Joleigh Crye drove in both runs with a single.