GREENVILLE – Riverheads rode the strong pitching of Makayla Krysiewicz to a 9-1 victory over Nelson County on Thursday in nondistrict softball action.
Krysiewicz hurled six innings, giving up five hits while striking out six and walking none.
Riverheads scored in every inning except the sixth. The Gladiators took a 1-0 lead in the first, then added two more in the second. In that frame, Samantha Krysiewicz led off with a single and scored on a triple by Madison Cash, who later crossed on an error.
The Gladiators then added pairs of runs in the third, fourth and fifth innings.
Christa Arehart led a 10-hit attack by going 3-for-4 with two RBI. Leah Lester and Samantha Krysiewicz were both 2-for-4
The Gladiators (4-0) travel to Parry McCluer on Tuesday.