CFCA softball shuts out Lawrence to reach state final series

by | May 18, 2022 | Cape Fear Christian Academy

Kim Bordeaux allowed two hits and struck out 15 for Cape Fear Christian.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Barbara Myatt)

Cape Fear Christian Academy’s varsity softball team reached the NCISAA 1-A championship series with a 3-0 win over visiting Lawrence on Tuesday.

The top-seeded Eagles (17-4) will host Wednesday’s Halifax-Pungo winner in a best-of-three for the state title on Friday and Saturday.

Kim Bordeaux pitched a 2-hitter with 15 strikeouts, and Rhyleigh Horne had two hits with two RBIs. Seventh-grader Megan Harrold had three hits with a double and scored a run.

Cailee Ray and Mariah Bell each had one hit and scored a run. Trinity Olive had a hit and an RBI. Kristina Kennedy was 1-for-2 with a walk.

Second baseman Megan Harrold looks to turn a double play.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Barbara Myatt)

Eagles shortstop Rhyleigh Horne makes a tag in the state semifinal.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Barbara Myatt)

Mariah Bell rounds third en route to a run on Tuesday.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Barbara Myatt)

Catcher Cailee Ray gets a piggy-back ride from pitcher Kim Bordeaux after Tuesday’s win.
(Dunn Area Sports Photo/Barbara Myatt)

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