MILLBURN, NJ - Millburn Softball Club’s 12U Mighty scored a solid win behind a balanced offensive effort that included hits from nine players and aggressive baserunning.
Brielle Angelson led the fireworks with a three-RBI double and Katie Soughan crushed an RBI triple. Jilian Carlucci and Zoe Palomaki each had key singles and multiple RBI games. Carlucci and Lizzie Maurer both stole home for the Mighty.
Millburn starting pitcher Spenser Brenton got the win, striking out the side in the second inning and holding off a number of West Orange attempts to take over the game. Reliever Lily Palomaki finished off the game with two strikeouts in the last inning for the save.
The 14-12 victory improved the Mighty to a 1-2 record heading into a busy week that includes games at home against Livingston at Gero Park October 2 at 5:30pm, at Cedar Grove October 3 at 6:00pm and at home against Nutley at Gero Park October 5 at 5:45pm.