Dacelyn Lafond and Brityn Stewart homered Tuesday as Butte High’s junior varsity softball team rolled to a 12-2 win over Gallatin at Stodden Park. (Boxscore)
The game was called after five innings by the 10-run rule, and two busloads of Kennedy Crusaders cheered the Bulldogs onto victory.
Butte High took control with five runs in the bottom of the first inning. The Bulldogs put the game away with four more in the fifth.
Madisyn Swanson went 3 for 4 with a double in the win. Madi Jonart added a double and a single while joining Lafond with three RBIs.
Sophie Radcliffe smacked two singles, while Taylor Drakos and Cami Kautzman each hit one.
Kamber Leary struck out seven batters in three innings of work. Ashby Lee pitched the final two frames.
Shayla Clark hit a double and a single to lead the Raptors. Jocelyn McKinney and Emma Kleppe added singles.
The Bulldogs are now 13-2 on the season.