The varsity softball team ended Saturday with 1 and 2 record. In the opening game of the Spring Sports Carnival Portland defeated Mason by the score of 5 – 1. Adrianna Novara picked up the win and improved her record to 8 and 2. Jada Walton, Emma Johnson and Novara each had two hits.
The Raiders dropped game two of the tournament to Swartz Creek by the score of 7 – 2. Jada Walton had the only hit in the game Portland.
In the final game of the day Portland was defeated by Portage Northern by the score of 13 – 6. In spite of the loss it was Portland’s best showing for the day. The Raiders came out swinging scoring 4 runs in the first inning but were unable to hang on. Portland outhit the Huskies 13 – 12 and only committed 2 errors in the slugfest. Top hitters for Portland were Taylor Trierweiler and Abby Grys who went 3 for 5 and Adrianna Novara and Jada Walton who added 2 hits apiece.
The Raiders take on Eaton Rapids at home in a league showdown today at 4:00.