ALMONT — Almont (no. 5, Division 3) swept visiting Caro in a non-league varsity softball doubleheader it hosted last Thursday.
In the opener, Almont claimed a 2-0 win at Caro’s expense.
The outcome marked the 200th career coaching victory for Almont Coach Erik Johnson.
Kendall Roszczewski, Myah McLean, Lydia LaCavera and Isabella Theisen (a single each) led Almont’s offensive attack.
Myah McLean was Almont’s pitcher of record. She allowed three hits, struck out 10 and issued no walks.
It marked her 10th shutout this season, breaking the previous school record set by Veronica Watson during the 2016 campaign.
In the second game, Almont posted an 8-2 victory over Caro.
Theisen (two singles and a double), Devin Johnston and Grace Koenig (two singles each), Abby Geml and Kylie Tennant (a double apiece) along with Brooklyn Bunch and Roszczewski (a single each) contributed Almont’s hits.
McLean and Geml shared the pitching responsibilities for Almont. They gave up eight total hits, struck out nine and walked none.
Kevin Kissane has been covering high school sports for the Tri-City Times since 1985. When not standing on a field or court with his camera and notepad, he enjoys golf, travel and family. Kevin is a 1980 graduate of Capac High School, and is also a grad of St. Clair Community College and earned a degree in journalism from Central Michigan University.