North softball opens with win over East Rowan

Published 3:39 pm Tuesday, March 5, 2019

The North Stanly softball team opened the 2019 season on Feb. 28 with a 5-2 home win over East Rowan in a non-conference matchup.

North scored single runs in the first, second and fourth innings, along with two runs in the third, and led 5-0 before East added two runs in the top of the sixth.

Merris Talbert led the offense for the Comets, going 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBI. Mimi Selke and Callie Parker each had two hits, including a double each, and drove in an RBI. Payton Landis was 1-for-2 for North with an RBI.


About Charles Curcio

Charles Curcio has served as the sports editor of the Stanly News & Press for more than 16 years and has written numerous news and feature storeis as well. He was awarded the NCHSAA Tim Stevens Media Representative of the Year and named CNHI Sports Editor of the Year in 2014. He has also won an award from Boone Newspapers, and has won four North Carolina Press Association awards.

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