Golden Knights shut out Cape softball

Vikings defeat Pandas 5-3
April 24, 2023

The Cape softball team could only garner three hits in a 6-0 shutout loss to Sussex Central April 20. The loss dropped the Vikings to 4-4, while the Knights are 8-1.

Central junior Madge Layfield struck out 16 Cape batters in the game. Cape sophomore Abby Marsh started in the circle for the Vikings, giving up eight hits in 2.2 innings. Sophomore Bri Windish came in to finish the game, allowing just two hits and striking out two in 4.1 innings.

Takylea Davis went 2-for-3 with an RBI. Kierstan Anderson went 2-for-4 with an RBI. Kameron Sockriter, Amara Cropper, Ella Justice and Catherine Hassler each knocked in an RBI.

Abby Marsh, Jay’Lyn Slater and Nataylia Roundtree had hits for the Vikings.

The Vikings got back in the win column with a 5-3 victory over Padua April 22. 

Cape had a complete game from Marsh, who scattered nine hits, struck out 10 Pandas and allowed just two walks.

Windish led the Vikings going 2-for-4 with an RBI. Kenna Justice went 1-for-3 with an RBI. Slater slammed a double. Ava Calciano, Roundtree and Ava Simeone each garnered a hit.


Subscribe to the Daily Newsletter