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.