The Blaine softball team defeated Nooksack Valley 6-5 on Thursday, March 28, at Pipeline Fields in a Northwest Conference league game.
Ashley Bolick picked up her fourth win of the season after pitching 6 2/3 innings with six strikeouts and one walk.
"She's been lights out lately," Blaine coach Alisa Burk said in a phone interview. "She's been feeling really strong, and she's been able to work the strike zone."
Lexi Greguski provided the offense for the Borderites with a double and three RBI. Laura Gelwicks had a productive day at the plate for the Pioneers, going 2 for 2 with a run.
BLAINE 6, NOOKSACK VALLEY 5
NV 100 000 4 - 5 8 1
Blaine 100 500 0 - 6 10 1
WP: Ashley Bolick (4-1). LP: Kayla Struiksma (NA). Highlights: NV: Melanie Brown 2-4 2R, Laura Gelwicks 2-2 R. Blaine: Lexi Greguski 1-1 2B 3RBI, Margaret Williams 2-3 R 2B.