In recent postseason softball and baseball games:
Kaitlyn Sisler pitched a one-hit shutout, smacked two triples and drove in three runs to lead Fayetteville past Montcalm Thursday in a Class A Region 3 softball semifinal.
Shelby Dorsey added three hits and drove in five runs and catcher Alexa Roles added three hits and three RBIs for the Pirates.
Fayetteville also had a big night from Ashley Gilkerson with three hits and four RBIs and Maddie Pritt, Kelsey Norris and Morgan Funk with two RBIs apiece.
Fayetteville advances to the regional finals Thursday.
Fayetteville 26, Montcalm 0
F: 38 10 31 — 25 19 0
M: 000 00 — 0 1 5
F: Kaitlyn Sisler and Alexa Roles, M: H. Johnson, A. Hatfield (3), M. Jenkins (4) and K. Simpson. WP — Sisler. LP — Johnson. Hitting — F: Sisler 3-5 (2 3B, 3 RBI, 3 R), Roles 3-5 (3B, 3 RBI, 4 R), Shelby Dorsey 3-5 (2B, 5 RBI, 2 R), Ashley Gilkerson 3-5 (4 RBI, 4 R), Maddie Pritt 2-4 (2 RBI, 2 R), Kelsey Norris 2-4 (2 RBI, 2 R), Morgan Funk 2-2 (RBI, 4 R), Kayla Patrick 1-3 (2 RBI, 2 R). M: H. Johnson 1-2.
Records: Fayetteville (14-15).
The host Fayetteville Pirates rolled past Richwood behind two no-hit pitching performances Thursday to capture the Class A Region 3, Section 2 baseball title.
Both games ended in the fifth inning via the mercy rule.
Aaron Krise tossed the no-hitter in the first game, and Josh Long had a double and four RBIs to lead the Pirates. Jake Holland and Brian Gore each added two hits and Krise had one.
It was the third no-hitter of the season for Krise.
In the second game, it was Trey Phares’ turn on the mound. He got plenty of help from his offense, which exploded for 12 runs in the third inning.
Holland led the hitting barrage with four hits. Krise added three, including a double, while Gore and James Criss also had three hits for the Pirates.
Fayetteville (17-13) advances to regional play against the winner of Section 1.