Lauren Beal’s double in the bottom of the ninth carried Quakertown softball to a 4-3 victory over visiting Upper Perkiomen on Tuesday. The Panthers tied the game with two runs in the bottom of the seventh to send it into extra innings. Alyssa Wilkinson picked up the win in the circle. She surrendered seven hits. At the plate, Tara Baglivo went 2-for-5 with three stolen bases and three runs scored. Beal was 2-for-4 with three RBI, while Meghan Klee went 2-for-4.
Quakertown softball kickstarted its season with a 6-3 victory over nonleague Palisades at home on Thursday. Alyssa Wilkinson picked up the win in the circle; she struck out five. The Panthers saddled Kerstin Koenig with the loss. At the dish, Koenig went 2-for-3 with two runs scored. Offensively for Quakertown, Lauren Beal and Emma McLaughlin each went 2-for-3; McLaughlin also scored a pair. Tara Baglivo knocked in two.