Softball takes two over Niles North in dominating wins
A two game series on March 17 against Niles North put Maine West girls softball at the top as they defeated Niles North in both games.
The girls started the season off at Niles North and took the first game by storm and shut out Niles North with a score of 7-0. In the second game, Maine West scored 22 points as Niles North trailed behind them with 7 points.
“Going into the Niles North double header we were unsure what to expect because in years previous they have been very competitive. From the very start of the game we went in with confidence, and as the game went on our confidence only got stronger,” senior Allison Eby said.
As the confidence got stronger, so did the girls’ work ethic. Senior Bridget Christiansen had a great at bat and hit a three-run double, and sophomore Brianna Torres had was strong at the plate, too. Overall the Maine West girls softball team is excited for what’s to come and they plan to keep the momentum going.