A three-run uprising in the third inning boosted the North Fort Myers Red Knights to their fourth straight victory, a 6-1 decision over the Mariner Tritons Friday night.
Katie Grubb and Ashlee Hroncich contributed two hits to the Knights' cause and Grubb came through with the key hit in the three-run rally, a two-run single. The third run in that rally scored on a passed ball.
Alynn Kayatta struck out four and allowed just one run on four hits to remain unbeaten with a 5-0 mound record.
North Fort Myers sophomore Alynn Kayatta gave up one run in the Red Knights’ 6-1 win over Mariner Friday night. She is now 5-0 on the mound. More
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Alyssa Langdale (5-4) absorbed the loss for the Tritons. She also contributed two hits.
The Red Knights (6-2, 2-0 district) travel to Lemon Bay on Tuesday while the Tritons (5-4) host Golden Gate on Monday.
Mariner 000 100 0 - 1 4 2
North FM 013 002 x - 6 7 1
W - Kayatta (5-0). L - Langdale (5-4).
3B - Krolczyk (M).