WESTERLY — Hope Spaulding struck out 13 in the opener and the Westerly National 11-12 softball team swept a pair of South Kingstown teams on Saturday in a fall ball doubleheader at the Trombino Sports Complex.
Westerly beat South Kingstown I, 10-2, in the first game and topped South Kingstown II, 10-4, in the second.
Spaulding earned a complete-game win with her 13 strikeouts in the opener.
Dacia Gingerella and Hannah LaMotte both finished 2 for 2. Meadow Ferdula doubled and drove in a run. Oliva Cicero also drove in a run, and Mariyah Lydick, Selena Daniel and Avery Gingerella each singled.
In the second game, Spaulding drove in a run, and Avery Gingerella and Lydick each had a hit.
Bella Mazzarese pitched three innings and finished with seven strikeouts.
— Keith Kimberlin