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MONROEVILLE â€” Whitkoâ€™s softball team traveled to Heritage Saturday and edged out the Lady Patriots.
After six scoreless innings, the Lady Wildcats scored two runs in the seventh frame to win 2-0 over Heritage.
Chloe Nestle and Aly Nicodemus grabbed the Lady â€™Catâ€™s lone runs. Though Nestle and Nicodemus were the only two to reach home plate, Whitko recorded seven hits from five different players.
Audra Day went 2-for-4 from the plate, including a double. Nestle also had two hits in three at-bats to go with her run.
Hannah Himes, Cassie Jones and Lynsi Hicks also recorded hits for the Lady Wildcats. Emily Weigold led the team with five put-outs, followed by Hicks with three.
Karissa Olinske had two assists, and pitched all seven innings.
She had nine strike-outs, one walk and gave up two hits in 27 at-bats.