Lathrop barely stays undefeated in softball, Patriots win

FAIRBANKS, AK-The West Valley Wolfpack took the Malemutes to the brink but Lathrop wins 1-0. Salena Maxwell hit a clutch rbi in the top of sixth for the lone score. Kacey Duffield had seven strikeouts and fanned the side in the bottom of the sixth to end it.

Lathrop is 6-0 in the Railbelt and 11-0 overall.

The Patriots got a statement win with a 14-3 win over Aurora conference leader Eielson.

Allison Norton and Abby Hess hit the ball well and North Pole improves 5-5 with the win.