TODAY'S PAPER
61° Good Evening
61° Good Evening
SportsHigh SchoolSoftball

East Meadow 9, MacArthur 6

East Meadow's Jaime Laird gets a base hit

East Meadow's Jaime Laird gets a base hit against MacArthur in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011) Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

The defending Nassau Class AA champs exploded for two four-run innings, and their freshman pitcher, making her third start of the season, battled in a 9-6 win over No. 1 MacArthur Thursday in a Nassau semifinal at Mitchel Athletic Complex.

East Meadow third baseman Taylor Conti is about
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow third baseman Taylor Conti is about to catch the ball for an out against MacArthur's Emily Lyons in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

East Meadow teammates celebrate their 9 - 6
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow teammates celebrate their 9 - 6 win over MacArthur in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

MacArthur's Emily Lyons collides with East Meadow third
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

MacArthur's Emily Lyons collides with East Meadow third baseman Taylor Conti in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

East Meadow's Jaime Laird gets a base hit
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow's Jaime Laird gets a base hit against MacArthur in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

MacArthur's Emily Lyons collides with East Meadow third
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

MacArthur's Emily Lyons collides with East Meadow third baseman Taylor Conti in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

East Meadow pitcher Kerrie Shapiro delivers to the
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow pitcher Kerrie Shapiro delivers to the plate against MacArthur in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

East Meadow's #6 rounds first base on her
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow's #6 rounds first base on her triple that scored 3 runs in against MacArthur in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

East Meadow pitcher Kerrie Shapiro delivers to the
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow pitcher Kerrie Shapiro delivers to the plate against MacArthur in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

East Meadow pitcher Kerrie Shapiro delivers to the
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow pitcher Kerrie Shapiro delivers to the plate against MacArthur in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

East Meadow's #6 at bat against MacArthur in
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow's #6 at bat against MacArthur in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

MacArthur pitcher Kristen Brown delivers to the plate
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

MacArthur pitcher Kristen Brown delivers to the plate against East Meadow in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

East Meadow's #2 is out at second base
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

East Meadow's #2 is out at second base on a tag from MacArthur's Jena Cozza in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

MacArthur's Kristen Brown is safe at home plate
Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

MacArthur's Kristen Brown is safe at home plate in front of East Meadow catcher Madison West in the Nassau County Softball Class AA semifinals. (May 19, 2011)

Comments

We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.

More high schools