Raleigh - On Tuesday afternoon the varsity softball Caps soundly defeated the visiting Millbrook Wildcats in a 7-0 shutout at Pullen Park. The Caps recorded 10 hits in 33 team at bats.
Scoring runs for the Caps were sophomore pitcher English Dean (1 for 2, HR, 2 walks), with an inside-the-park homerun in the bottom of the first. Junior Taylor Trigg notched a 2 RBI single in the second, scoring Senior Val Guzzo (2 for 4) and sophomore centerfielder Marisa Buonpane (1 for 2, 2 walks, 3 runs scored). Scoring in the fourth inning were Buonpane and senior third baseman Cole Bellamy (1 for 2, 2 runs scored). The Caps almost batted around the order in the bottom of the fifth, scoring Buonpane and Bellamy, with senior Morgan Buonpane adding a two out RBI single.