Prep softball: Archbishop Murphy 9, South Whidbey 1

EVERETT — Anna Whitehouse went 3-for-4 with six RBI including a third-inning grand slam that helped the Wildcats pull away from South Whidbey and get a Cascade Conference win. Archbishop Murphy pitcher Bayley Robertson threw a complete game, struck out 14 and only gave up one run. Robertson has only walked four batters so far this year, and Wednesday brought her strikeout total to 45 on the season. Abby Hodson hit a double for South Whidbey in the loss.

At Archbishop Murphy H.S.

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Mackenzie Hezel and Anne Madsen. Baylee Robertson and Alyson Matriotti. WP—Robertson (2-4). LP—Hezel. 2B—Abby Hodson (SW), Megan Ehlebracht (AM). HR—Gemma Miller (AM), Anna Whitehouse (AM). Records—South Whidbey 0-5 league, 0-5 overall. Archbishop Murphy 2-3, 2-5.

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