Kamber Leary struck out eight batters over five one-hit innings Saturday as Butte High’s junior varsity softball team rolled to an 11-0 win over Missoula Hellgate at Stodden Park. (Boxscore)
Ashby Lee doubled, and Gracie Ferriter, Sophia Dadcliffe and Natalie Lynch each hit two singles in the victory. Madisyn Swanson, Madi Jonart, Hailey Skeel and Shanti Berkopec each hit singles.
Berkopec drove in three runs, while Lee knocked in two.
The Bulldogs took the lead with three runs in the bottom of the second. They blew the game open with four in the third. After scoring one in the fourth, the Bulldogs added three in the fifth to walk off the victory, which was called by the 10-run rule.
Faith Sodern singled for Hellgate’s lone hit.