Softball: No. 2 Jupiter rolls to victory


Maddie Leonard pitched a one-hitter, leading the second-ranked Jupiter softball team to a 15-0 rout of John I. Leonard on Thursday.

Bailey Phillips and Shelby Russo combined for six hits, seven RBIs and six runs scored for the Warriors.

No. 3 Wellington 9, West Boca Raton 6: Sarah Longley was 3-for-4 with two home runs and five RBIs abd Bailey Kaine went 2-for-4 with a home run and three RBIs as the Wolverines (8-1) defeated the Bulls in Wellington.

No. 4 Royal Palm Beach 10, Dwyer 0: Jaime Tino struck out 10 and was 3-for-3 with three RBIs at the plate as the Wildcats (7-1) routed the Panthers. Megann Linardos was 2-for-3 with two RBIs for Royal Palm.

No. 10 American Heritage 4, Cardinal Newman 3: Lily Schleifer doubled and drove in a run as the Stallions (5-3) edged the Crusaders. Jordan Dahl was 3-for-3 with a run scored for Newman.

Olympic Heights 5, Seminole Ridge 2: Kelly Montilla was 2-for-3 with a double, two RBIs and a run scored, and Kaitlyn Cunningham went 2-for-3 with an RBI as the Lions (7-3) stopped the Hawks.

Benjamin 14, King’s Academy 2: Alex Cohen struck out eight and the Buccaneers scored nine runs in the first inning to coast past the Lions in Palm Beach Gardens.



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