High School Sports

High school softball: Philipsburg-Osceola rolls past Central

The Philipsburg-Osceola softball team scored seven runs in the first inning and cruised to a 14-4 win over Central in five innings Tuesday.

Megan Bainey went 2 for 3 with three RBIs and McKenzie Burge went 2 for 4 with a double and three RBIs to lead the Lady Mounties.

Haylee Hayward hit a home run for P-O, which finished with 11 hits and pushed its lead to 14-3 with six runs in the fifth inning.

Lady Mountie pitcher Maggie Peck, who went 3 for 3 with a double, allowed four runs on seven hits to earn the win.

Philipsburg-Osceola hosts Huntingdon on Friday.