Trailing by four runs in the bottom of the seventh, The Christian Academy made the most of its final opportunity at the dish.
Freshman Gen Kozub had the game-winning RBI as the Crusaders rallied for five runs in their last at bats to claim a 13-12 victory over MaST Charter in a Bicentennial League contest Tuesday.
Kozub was 2-for-4 with a triple, three RBIs and two runs scored. Grace Gormley added four hits, two RBIs and three stolen bases from the leadoff spot for the Crusaders (2-0, 2-0). Lindsay Haseltine contributed with a single, a triple, two ribbies and a pair of steals.
In the Del Val League:
Academy Park 5, Penn Wood 0 >> Kayleigh Cervino twirled a one-hit shutout with 10 strikeouts for the Knights
Penn Wood’s Ameenah Ballenger also recorded 10 punchouts from the circle.
Interboro 7, Chichester 2 >> All-Delco pitcher Bridget Bailey struck out 16 and allowed zero walks in throwing a three-hit complete game. Bailey helped herself at the plate with two doubles and two RBIs.
Lilly Bonner was 3-for-3 with a triple and a walk for the Bucs (3-1, 2-0).
In the Inter-Ac League:
Penn Charter 4, Notre Dame 2 >> A four-run bottom of the sixth inning led the Quakers past the Irish. Grace Jackson collected two singles and Anita Bilotta added a double and a run scored for Notre Dame. Brooke McKeown singled and reached base three times.
Grace Stansfield was 2-for-3 and cracked a three-run homer for Penn Charter.
In the Catholic League:
Bonner & Prendergast 16, Neumann-Goretti 2 >> Allison Martin’s two home runs and four RBIs led the way for the Pandas, whose lineup pounded out 18 hits. Martin also pitched a two-hitter with three Ks to earn the win.
Meghan Sullivan also went yard twice and drove in three runs. Sam Lachette and Ariana McGeary both were 2-for-2 with an RBI.
Hallahan 6, Archbishop Carroll 2 >> Hallahan plated five runs in the top of the eighth to down the Patriots. Maddy McBride, a Sharon Hill resident, pitched a three-hit complete game with nine strikeouts.
In the Ches-Mont League:
Downingtown East 10, Sun Valley 2 >> Maddie Gutowiecz and Hailey Lipka each legged out a triple for the Vanguards.