Kaylee DiCamillo hit a game-tying RBI triple in the fifth inning, and Madison Ryan followed with a solo homer, as Dracut on Friday rallied to defeat Methuen, 4-3, in a Merrimack Valley Conference softball game.
DiCamillo had two triples in the game, while Ryan had a single and a homer, her fifth of the season. Dracut improved to 7-5.
Shannon Ramirez was the winning pitcher, allowing 2 runs (0 earned) on 5 hits and 2 walks over 7 innings. She struck out five.
Senior captain Alexa Sullivan went 4-for-4 with 2 home runs and 2 doubles, driving in 5 runs as Westford won its fifth straight to improve to 9-6.
Senior Emily Chateauneuf hit her ninth homer of the season, a 3-run shot.
Kayla Murphy had a double, triple and 2 RBI. Christie Raymond went 3-for-3. Morgan Ross, Olivia Antonelli and Ally Mooney each had 2 hits and an RBI for the Grey Ghosts.
Lowell Catholic 14
St. Joseph's 2
Lowell Catholic (7-5) easily defeated St. Joseph's, led by a strong outing from pitcher Makayla Violette, who gave up 2 runs on 4 hits over 5 innings.
Offensive production for the Crusaders came from, among others, Hayley Lowell (4 for 6), Colleen Braga (4 for 5) and Kaitlin Carbonneau ( 3 for 5).
Alyssa Ash went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI triple for G-D and also pitched the entire game as the Crusaders fell in 9 innings.
Laura Bieren went 2-for-4 with a run scored for G-D (4-8). Celina Antonellis had a single and scored a run.
North Middlesex 2
Sophomore Zaylie Zufeit had 2 hits for North Middlesex (1-9), and Jackie Potvin had an infield single. Emily Rapoza had an RBI.
West Boylston 6
Jess Peterson had 2 hits for Littleton (6-5). West Boylston (2-10) scored all its runs in the fourth inning.
Tyngsboro scored all its runs with two outs in the second inning, as Kristin Connell and Allison Christie each delivered 2-run singles. The Tigers had loaded the bases on singles by Emily McPadden and Vanessa Christie, and a walk to Alyssa Deschenes.
Heather Camacho was the winning pitcher, with relief help from Marissa Vellucci.
North Andover 2
The winning pitcher was Courtney Latta who had a complete game with 6 strikeouts, and zero earned runs on 7 hits. She also went 2 for 3 at the plate.
Also playing well at the plate for the Red Raiders were Eleanor Callery (3 for 4, 2 RBI), Chloe Manousos (2 for 3, RBI), and McKenna Bazemore (2 hits).