Lemont Furnace, PA - The Penn State Fayette softball team extended its winning streak to four games on Wednesday, March 27 with a sweep of PSU Greater Allegheny.
The hosts won the first game, 9-1, in five innings and the nightcap, 15-0 in four innings.
In the opener, Ally Hawkins (Morgantown, WV/Morgantown HS) looked best as she had three hits, including a double, and drove in a pair while Aubree Yates (Eighty Four, PA/Bentworth HS) went 2-for-4 and drove in three.
Fayette jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first and that is all Tiffany Markovitch (Brownsville, PA/Brownsville HS) needed as she limited great Allegheny to one run on three hits.
In the second game, Fayette led 3-0 when it exploded for nine runs in the second.
Chanel Porter (Cumberland, MD/Allegany HS) went 3-for-3 with two RBI's and three runs scored while Lauren Mastowski (Dawson, PA/Frazier HS) had two hits and four RBI's and Danielle Jones (Uniontown, PA/Laurel Highlands) went 2-for-2 with a pair of RBI's.
Hawkins struck out five to earn the win in the circle.
Fayette finished with eight hits in the second game.
For more information on the softball team, to go https://www.psfathletics.com/sports/sball/index.
Written by Bill Hughes
Photo Credit: Kevin Brown