CRANFORD, NJ – Cranford softball defeated Westfield, 4-3, in the quarterfinal round of the Union County Tournament, Friday in Linden.

Julia Palozzola went two for three with two runs and an RBI and Jillian Skalski had an RBI and two hits. Also contributing, Candice Durant was two for four with a run.  

Winning pitcher for the Cougars was Theresa Wetherell, who went five innings, gave up three runs on seven hits and had six strikeouts.

The lady Cougars will face Johnson in the semi-final round of the Union County Tournament, on Saturday.