High School Sports

High school softball: Henderson pitches State College to win over Carlisle

Jess Henderson improved to 6-1 in the circle on Friday, striking out eight Carlisle batters on the afternoon to help pace the Lady Little Lions in a 4-1 victory.

State College (6-5) was led offensively by a pair of hits from Alexa Mattivi, who also scored a run.

Allison Baney, Cory Marfitt and Megan Robert also collected hits and scored runs to lead State College, which jumped out to a 4-0 advantage after five.

The Lady Little Lions will travel to Central Dauphin on Monday.