PITTSFIELD, Mass. -- Brittney Perkett went 2-for-3 with a double to lead the Pittsfield softball team to a 4-1 win over Taconic in the opening round of the Western Massachusetts Division 1 tournament.
Natasha Shade also doubled, and Haley Tobin and Madison Tobin each went 1-for-3 with an RBI.
Giulianna Pierce struck out six and gave up just one earned run in the circle to earn the win.
Ashley Keegan gave up just two earned runs for Taconic, striking out seven and walking none.
Taylar Ostrander went 1-for-3 with an RBI for Taconic.
Sixth-seeded PIttsfield (19-2) moves on to Monday’s sectional quarter-final at No. 3 East Longmeadow (15-5).