BASKING RIDGE, NJ - The Ridge softball team pounded out 15 hits en route to a 19-9 victory over Franklin in the first round of the Somerset County Tournament on Monday.

Amanda Leitz, Katie Kisker and Maddie Mertz each had three hits for Ridge, which scored six runs in the fourth inning to take an 8-7 lead. The Red Devils added six more runs in the fifth inning to take command.