Smethport HS Softball Team Lone Survivor

Olean Times Herald

The Smethport High School softball team opened its bid for a District 9 Class A title the same way it opened the regular season … with a shutout victory.

Emma Hahn and Diana Phalon combined to strike out 17 batters and allow just two hits as the second-seeded Hubbers (18-1) blanked No. 10 Keystone, 8-0, on Wednesday.

“It was a tight game until the fifth inning,” said Smethport assistant coach Jim Kane. “Then we scored three runs and added four in the sixth. Emma and Diana pitched very well tonight.”   Read more >>