IMPERIAL — The Imperial High School softball team opened its season in impressive fashion, crushing Vincent Memorial 21-1 here Wednesday.
"This win gave the team a lot of confidence," said Tiger coach Kim Witte. "Everybody got to play and it was a good win. We hit the ball well. We're looking to surprise some people this year."
Andrea Thompson and Lindsay Lugo combined to do in the Scots. The pitching pair limited Vincent to one hit and struck out six.
Thompson and Lugo were equally impressive at the plate. Thompson had two hits, an RBI and scored three runs. Lugo contributed two hits, two RBIs and two runs. Andy Fernandez banged two hits and had two RBIs for Imperial.