KALISPELL — Olivia Gibbons pitched the distance, and Nakiah Persinger hit a single and a double to lead Kalispell Glacier’s junior varsity softball team to a 5-2 win over Butte High’s JV Friday. (Boxscore)
Morgan Vivian also doubled for Glacier.
Ashby Lee and Madisyn Swanson each hit a pair of doubles to lead Butte High, which fell to 8-2. Sophie Radcliffe also doubled for the Bulldogs.
Kamber Leary took the hard-luck loss in the pitcher’s circle. She struck out nine and walked none. Only one run allowed was earned.
Butte High will stay in Kalispell to take on Flathead on Saturday.