ROCKY POINT, NC (WWAY)–The Pender High School softball team battled back not once, but twice on Monday night to take down rival Heide Trask, 3-2.
The Patriots and Titans were tied at two apiece headed to the top of the 7th, when freshman Shamiah Johnson drove in a run to give Pender the lead for good.
Lillie Hansen led Pender offensively in the win finishing (2-3) with two runs scored. Hannah Mills pitched a complete game for Heide Trask allowing two earned runs.
The win improves the Patriots record to (9-0) on the year, while Trask falls to (3-6). Both teams will be back in action on Wednesday night.