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ROUNDUP: Kerwood no-hits Garnet Valley in Interboro’s season opener

Interboro's Billie Kerwood delivers a pitch in this file photo from 2019. (PETE BANNAN/MEDIANEWS GROUP).

Pitching her first high school game in two years, Interboro senior ace Billie Kerwood gave an extraordinary performance in her 2021 debut

Kerwood twirled a no-hitter with 17 strikeouts to lead the Bucs to a 2-0 win over Central League power Garnet Valley.

Julia DiSands led the Bucs at the dish with a single, triple and one RBI.

In other nonleague action:

Penncrest 6, Mount St. Joseph 2 >> Colette Ernst tossed a complete game three-hitter with 16 punchouts.

Eliana Guerrieri and Karley Stephens each had a single, an RBI and a run scored for the Lions, who went ahead with a five-run seventh inning. Liz Hoole added a single and a run scored.

Springfield 10, Cardinal O’Hara 0 >> Sam Ciasullo threw a two-hit shutout with 10 Ks as the Cougars pounded the Lions in five innings. Jorda Galloway went 2-for-4 with a double and two ribbies. Ciasullo smashed a three-bagger.

In the Inter-Ac League:

Episcopal Academy 18, Germantown Academy 0 >> Elliana Hopple belted an over-the-fence grand slam that left a big impression on her head coach, Kelly Edwards.

“I’ve never seen a ball smacked that hard,” Edwards said.

Episcopal ace Emma Tansky struck out 10 in a five-inning shutout and went 4-for-4 with three RBIs and five stolen bases.

In the Del Val League:

Penn Wood 5, Academy Park 3 >> Katelyn Tong did it with her arm and bat for the Patriots. She fanned 17 hitters in a complete game and went 2-for-3 at the dish.

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