Beaufort High sweeps doubleheader

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The Beaufort High softball team swept a doubleheader last Saturday, defeating Darlington in a pair of games. Beaufort High beat Darlington 13-10 and 10-5.

Beaufort High 13, Darlington 10: Beaufort High pulled away to defeat Darlington 13-10 in a high-scoring first game of a doubleheader.

Rachel Schwindt provided the biggest swing for Beaufort High when she smacked a three-run home run in the sixth inning to clinch the win in the opening game of the twinbill.

Michelle Brown paced Beaufort High offensively. Brown finished with three hits. Schwindt, Chelsea Welty and Megan Cieplowski each had two hits for Beaufort High in the victory.

Jenny Mullins made the start in the circle at pitcher for Beaufort High. Pitching in relief of Mullins, Beaufort High hurler Mari Cook claimed the win.

Beaufort High 10, Darlington 5: Beaufort High managed to double up Darlington in the second game, winning 10-5.

The productive Rachel Schwindt smacked her second three-run home run of the day for Beaufort High in the second game of the doubleheader.

Welty, Cieplowski and Savannah Mullen each had two hits for Beaufort High in the five-run victory.

Aiding the Beaufort High offensive effort, Natalie Moore delivered a double.

Freshman pitcher Mary Claire Sumner earned her first win of the season for the Beaufort High softball team. After taking over for starter Jenny Mullins, Sumner pitched three perfect innings for the Beaufort High squad.