The Varsity Softball team took on Tigard HS Wednesday, March 22nd at Hillsboro Stadium. The Spartans played a defensive gem with an outstanding pitching performance by Payton Goodrich to beat the Tigers 4-0. Runs were scored in the bottom of the sixth inning with a lead-off double by Zoe Richman. Goodrich singled to score Richman. Freshman Natalie Kinney added two runs with two outs on a single to right field. Camille Rickis added the fourth run advancing on a passed ball after being walked in her first plate appearance of the evening.
Goodrich threw all seven innings allowing only one hit, 13 strikeouts, and 2 walks.
The Spartan head to The Dalles Friday. They will then play in the Rex Putnam Spring Break tournament at Hoodview Park in Clackamas, Oregon on Monday and Tuesday of Spring Break next week.