Cape Fear Christian Academy’s varsity softball team won its fourth game in four days and improved to 4-0 in the Sandhills Athletic Conference with a 13-4 win over visiting Freedom Christian on Thursday.
The Eagles scored in every inning.
Cailee Ray went 3-for-3 with a triple, two walks, three runs and three RBIs.
Mariah Bell was 3-for-3 with two runs. Claire Parker was 3-for-4 with a triple and three runs. Bekah Ennis took a break from catching and started at third base. She went 2-for-3 with a walk.
Rhyleigh Horne went five and one-third innings in the circle with six strikeouts. Parker came in with the bases loaded and none out in the sixth. Only one of the inherited runners scored and she finished with four strikeouts in two innings.
The Eagles return to action with a make-up game at Village Christian on Wednesday.
Freedom wins girls soccer
Visiting Freedom posted a 2-0 Sandhills Athletic Conference win at CFCA on Thursday in varsity girls soccer.
The Eagle booters host Northwood Temple on Tuesday at 4 p.m.
Freedom takes baseball
Freedom topped host CFCA, 19-6, in baseball.
Tony Cornette-McGuire pitched effectively in relief for the Eagles. A 4-run third inning in which Reid Miller and Gus Adams had hits, was the offensive highlight for CFCA on Thursday.
“We hit better in Tuesday’s game,” said CFCA coach Marty Priebe.
Zeke Brock, Miller, Adams and Cornette-McGuire had two hits each in a 20-9 loss to Freedom at J.P. Riddle Stadium on Tuesday.
The Eagles host Northwood Temple on Tuesday at 4 p.m.