PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - The Lehigh Valley Carpenter Cup softball team won its opener Monday morning morning over Jersey Shore, 2-0, behind a combined perfect game from its pitching staff.
Parkland's Kelly Dulaney and Emmaus' Hannah Palinkas paired up in the effort.
Dulaney tossed 4 innings while Palinkas put the finishing touches on the last 3. Each struck out 6.
Southern Lehigh's Danielle Barnes accounted for the offense, connecting on a 2-run home run (inside-the-park) in the bottom of the 6th.
Lehigh Valley advanced to face Berks/L-L in the afternoon.