|NH wins district softball opener|
|From Staff Reports|
March 27, 2004 -- BIRTHRIGHT -- The North Hopkins Lady Panthers won their district opener, improving to 4-8 overall Tuesday with a 12-3 victory over James Bowie.
Ashley Wilson went 3-for-4 for the NH, and Megan Baxter, Mary Casey and Lindsey Horne all banged out two hits each as the Lady Panthers ended with 12 hits.
Baxter went 4 1/3 innings on the mound, giving up three runs on four hits, before giving way to Lacie Palmer, who pitched 2 2/3 innings of no-hit, no-run, no-walk relief.
Outstanding defensive plays were made by Hope Harber at third, Sara Weir at shortstop, Casey in center field, and Hanna Hankins at catcher.