The Lady Raiders Softball Team put a hurting on 4A Lawrence Central on Thursday coming away with an 8-1 victory. Cardinal Ritter came out of the gate determined to win as they put up 3 runs in the first, 3 runs in the second and never looked back.
Taylor “The Falcon” Faulkenberg picked up the win with Lauren “Steamin” Beaman coming in to pitch 5 innings giving up only 1 hit.
The Lady Raiders offense saw 8 players all collect hits on the day. Faulkenberg (2 RBI) and Beaman (RBI) led the way with each hitting a double. Others collected hits were Chloe Olejnik, Maggie Cmehil, Riley Heim, Annie “The Natural” Kluemper and the “McTwins” of Emma McKee and Meghan McCall. McKee and Cmehil added 2 RBI and an RBI respectively.
The title picture shows how great is is to be at a place like Cardinal Ritter as the softball team ran up to the right field fence to give high fives to all of the baseball players after their victory! Great to be a Raider!!!