Hayley Leach drove home the go-ahead run in the bottom of the sixth inning to help Cape Henry Collegiate rally back to defeat St Catherines of Richmond by a final score of 5-4. Leach drilled a grounder deep in the infield for a single.
Hayley Welch pitched a perfect 1-2-3 seventh inning to pickup the win. She threw a complete game striking out nine Lady Saints. All four of St Catherine's runs were unearned.
The Dolphins trailed 3-0 before tying the game with a big fourth inning. Eighth-grader Rileigh Ramirez singled with the bases-loaded plating Mariel Kondas and Mackenzie Cafferty to even the score at three.
Junior Angel Thornton finished 2 of 4 from the plate with a double with an RBI for Cape Henry. St Catherines received two hits each from Caroline Vath and Mia Harris.
The Dolphins host rival Norfolk Academy on Friday.