FCS Kennedy West

Friendship Christian's Kennedy West homered in Thursday's 4-0 win over Portland.

HHS Commando Classic -

HENDERSONVILLE -- Friendship Christian School (2-1-1) picked up a pair of wins Thursday at the Commando Classic, being staged this week at Drakes Creek Park.

The Lady Commanders rode a solid pitching performance from Kyleigh Pitzer in a 4-0 shutout of Portland High.

Pitzer threw five innings of four-hit ball, striking out 12 and walked only two.

Kennedy West bombed a three-run homer in the fourth inning while Kyndal Pitzer added an RBI single.

Later Thursday, FCS held off host Hendersonville 6-5 in a game shortened to four innings due to time limitations.

Natalie Barnes ripped a single and a double to drive in four runs, Kyndal Pitzer added an RBI single and Hannah Alexander had a double and two singles with an RBI.

Barnes picked up the pitching decision, working four innings. She allowed six hits, striking out three and walking two.

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