Licciardi, Stratford softball blank Pittsville
Bredemann knocks in six runs for Tigers
By Paul Lecker
PITTSVILLE — Val Licciardi tossed a three-inning no-hitter, and Stratford scored 16 runs in the opening inning on its way to an 18-0 victory over Pittsville on Thursday.
Licciardi struck out two and walked two in the Tigers’ victory.
Stratford is now 10-6 overall and 5-3 in the Marawood Conference South Division. Pittsville falls to 0-14 and 0-10 in the conference.
Stratford’s leadoff hitter, Brittany Bredemann, was 3-for-3 with a double, a home run, and six RBIs. Sammy Kaiser, Cassidy Vanderleest, and Shalynn Griesmer all had two RBIs as well for the Tigers.
Stratford hosts Marathon on Friday at 4:45 p.m. at Hilgemann Field.
(Hub City Times Sports Reporter Paul Lecker is also the publisher of MarshfieldAreaSports.com.)
Tigers 18, Panthers 0
Stratford (16)20 – 18 15 1
Pittsville 000 – 0 0 3
WP: Val Licciardi. LP: Sanken.
SO: Licciardi 2; Sanken 3. BB: Licciardi 2; Sanken 6.
Top hitters: S, Brittany Bredemann 3×3, 2B, HR, 2 runs, 6 RBIs; Madisyn Daul 2 runs; Sammy Kaiser 3×4, 2B, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Cassidy Vanderleest 2×2, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; Kiana Weiler 2B, RBI; Courtney Kaiser 2 runs; Shalynn Griesmer 2 RBIs; Sam Manecke 2 runs; Licciardi 2 runs.
Records: Stratford 10-6, 5-3 Marawood Conference South Division; Pittsville 0-14, 0-10 Marawood South.