Courtney Almost Perfect In Falconer Softball Win

FALCONER – Abby Courtney was near perfect for Falconer (2-1, 3-1) in Division 1 West softball on Tuesday afternoon.

Courtney allowed only one runner on a two-out double by Christina Williams in the fourth inning while facing only 22 batters as the Golden Falcons blanked Silver Creek (1-2, 1-2), 11-0.

Along the way, Courtney set down Silver Creek batters with 10 strikeouts.

Brianna McFall drilled three hits, including a double, Jenna Fellows added two hits, one a two-run home run, Katie Hines rapped two doubles and Kaylei Russell stroked a triple and a single for Falconer.

Allie Hartford took the loss and gave up only two runs through four innings. After that, the Falconer bats exploded with four runs in the fifth and five in the sixth.