Grace Folmsbee’s two-run double in the fifth inning helped boost the host Red Hook High School softball team to a 4-3 win over visiting Poughkeepsie.
Nicole Marici and Emma Gruden were each 2 for 3 with a run scored for Red Hook (5-6). Ally Jerro-Greco pitched three scoreless relief innings for the win in her first action back from a hand injury.
“It was a real gutsy performance,” Red Hook coach Tom Gilbert said. “She was in pain, but she gutted it out.”
Kyzhea Singleton was 2 for 4 for Poughkeepsie. Gilbert noted Poughkeepsie’s improvement.
“Poughkeepsie was a much better team than I expected,” Gilbert said.
Arlington 18, Carmel 9 — Tori Scharff led the Admirals with a home run, a double, three RBI and three runs scored against visiting Carmel.
Also contributing to the charge was Rachel Vecchiarelli, who had three hits, including a double, an RBI and a run scored. Cori Piazza had three hits, including a double, an RBI and a run scored.
Arlington (7-4) visits Carmel at 4:30 p.m. Friday.
New Paltz 19, Highland 7 — Karly Giancola had four hits as the visiting Huguenots beat the Huskies.
Bridget Bennett had three hits and Lea Jones added two for New Paltz (5-1).
MaryJane Nelson had three hits for Highland (1-8) and Michaela Raffaele added two.
Pine Plains 15, Spackenkill 8 — Makayla Long, Brooke Hapeman and Catie Gomm each had three hits as the host Bombers beat the Spartans.
Riley Croghan and Michaella Lamont each had a double and a triple for Pine Plains (10-2). Jo Schmidt had two hits. Croghan struck out six and walked three for Pine Plains.
John Jay 7, Mahopac 0 — Sam Fitzgerald was 3 for 4 with a home run and three RBI for host John Jay, while Erika Flemmig was 2 for 3 with an RBI. Ally Muller tossed a complete game and let up only two hits in the shutout. She didn’t issue a walk and struck out 11 batters.
John Jay (8-1) will play at 4:30 p.m. at Mahopac Friday.
Roy C. Ketcham 9, Our Lady of Lourdes 5 — The host Indians scored six runs in the sixth inning to erase a 5-3 deficit. Renee Deresh tied the game with a two-run double, and Courtney Friday capped the rally with a two-out single.
“We executed the small-ball game well,” Ketcham coach Scott Satterlee said. “I’m glad the girls could battle back.”
Carissa Della Vecchia earned the win, allowing five hits and striking out eight.
Abby Weeks’ two-run double highlighted Lourdes’ effort.
“They played well,” Satterlee said of the Warriors. “Both teams showed up to compete.
Ketcham (5-5) and Lourdes meet against on Friday at Lourdes.
Pawling 18, Arlington B 3 — Olivia Zoeller pitched a complete game, striking out 10 batters for the host Tigers. At the plate she was 3 for 3 with a triple and four runs scored.
Lily Prinz (4 for 5, triple, four runs), Morgan Kelly (3 for 5, four RBI), and Natalie Grillo (2 for 4, triple, RBI) each contributed.
Vietta Barnard was 1 for 3 with an RBI for the Admirals, who will host Pawling (8-1) at 4:30 p.m. Friday.
Ellenville 16, Dover 7 — Mackenzie Taggart was 3 for 3 with a double and an RBI as the host Dragons fell.
Sara Regan was 2 for 4 with a triple for Dover. Desiree Caranci added two hits. Dover pitcher Emily Lundgren struck out three and walked two over six innings.
Walter Panas 8, Beacon 0 — Sydney Dexter was 1 for 2 with a walk for host Beacon, which fell to 2-8.
The Bulldogs host Haldane for a doubleheader Thursday. The first game is slated to begin at 4 p.m.
Onteora 17, Rhinebeck 7 — Anna Charny and Mariel Mustello each drove in two runs while Maggie Dull collected two hits for the host Hawks.
Rhinebeck (2-8) plays at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, on the road against John A. Coleman.