HIGH-SCHOOL

Rockets beat Galesburg, 5-1

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

The Rockridge Rockets softball team defeated Galesburg 5-1 on May 4. The Rockets improved the team's record to 18-6 with the victory.

Rockridge scored twice in the second inning. Caitlin Lingle led off the inning with a double. Gillian Goodwin followed with a single. Both hits led to Rockets scores.

Galesburg responded in the top of the third to cut the Rocket lead in half, 2-1.

Rockridge added another run in the bottom of the third when Emily Woods doubled and scored. Rockridge led 3-1 after three innings.

The Rockets added two more runs in the fourth inning. Lingle doubled to lead things off. Goodwin singled and both came around to score.

Amanda Williams pitched and got the victory for the Rockets.