Multiple Teams · Softball defeats Amherst 3-2.

Chicopee High School Softball defeats Amherst 3-2. The score was 0-0 going into the top of the sixth inning but it all changed as leadoff hitter Ariel LaFreniere hit a line drive to center field to start a rally for the Pacers. Sophomore Emily Rockwal hit into the right-center field gap, scoring LaFreniere from first. Junior Dora Castillo hit a two run home run. Castillo’s home run advanced the score 3-0. In the circle for the Pacer’s was junior Zariha Clark who only allowed two runs and had two strikeouts in the win. Sophomore catcher Carly Niemiec collected 3 hits. First basemen, Britney Peet had nine putouts. Emma Bresnahan, Reina Arroyo and Madison Gutierrez combined to make eight outs in the preformance. Freshman Meghan McDonough, made her varisty debut at second base, making a crucial out in the game to keep Amherst from scoring.