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Falcons sweep three from division rivals

Posted 4/9/13

Lower Dauphin won three games over Keystone Division rivals in softball last week, downing Harrisburg, Bishop McDevitt and rival Hershey.

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Falcons sweep three from division rivals


madison4 10 13 webPhoto by Don Graham Lower Dauphin’s Madison Kotchey smacks a ball into the outfield in a 14-4 victory over rival Hershey at Lower Dauphin. Kotchey hit a home run in a 10-6 victory over Harrisburg three days earlier.Madison Kotchey hit a home run in the Falcons’ 10-6 victory over Harrisburg at Hummelstown on Monday, April 1. Lower Dauphin (4-1) scored four runs in the sixth to win the game for the comeback victory over the Cougars (1-3).

The Falcons beat Bishop McDevitt (2-3) 10-0 on Tuesday, April 2 on the road, as pitcher Steph Knaub allowed only three Crusader hits. LD collected 16 hits in the victory.

Lower Dauphin downed rival Hershey (0-4) 14-4 on Thursday, April 4 in Hummelstown, overcoming an early 4-1 deficit and ending the game in the fifth with five runs. The Falcons’ Jamie Knaub and Megan Saich hit home runs.

Saich’s three-run homer helped seal the victory in the fifth.


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