Marlins sweep Blazers
Farmington Hills Mercy wins doubleheader from Livonia Ladywood in Michigan high school softball action on Friday, April 28, 2017
Defending Michigan High School Athletic Association Division 1 softball champion Farmington Hills Mercy cruised to a softball doubleheader sweep of Catholic High School League rival Livonia Ladywood on Friday, April 28, at Mercy.
Mercy won game one 18-5 in five innings and game two 14-4 in five innings.
Freshman Olivia Iafrate won the first game, striking out five in five innings. Freshman Samantha Shea earned the win in game two, striking out three in five innings.
Senior Sophia VanAcker had six hits and scored seven runs in the series, including a triple, home run and five RBI.
Junior Anna Dixon had three hits and drove in six runs.
Mercy plays in the New Boston Huron Tournament today (Saturday, April 29) and takes on Warren Regina on Tuesday, May 2.
Farmington Hills Mercy freshman Olivia Iafrate on the mound Friday, April 28, 2017, against Livonia Ladywood.
Farmington Hills Mercy senior Sophia VanAcker gets a hit Friday, April 28, 2017, against Livonia Ladywood.
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