Wildcats

The Fort Payne softball team went 3-0 at the Albertville Invitational in Albertville on Saturday.

In Game 1, AJ Kramer delivered impressive performances both at the plate and in the pitching circle in a 5-3 victory against the Springville Tigers.

Kramer blasted a two-run homer over center field, plating Graidin Haas in the process to give the Wildcats a 2-0 advantage in the top of the first inning. 

Kramer finished with three RBIs, while striking out eight and walking four in a complete-game pitching performance. She allowed six hits for three runs.

Haas batted 2 for 3 with two runs scored, Cory Kramer had two hits, Taylor Camp finished with a run scored, Marcella Rentas chipped in a run and Hannah Buffington had an RBI.

AJ Kramer allowed Huntsville just six hits in Fort Payne’s 3-2 victory in Game 2. She tossed a complete game in the circle, striking out five and walking none.

The Wildcats took a 2-0 advantage in the top of the first. Camp scored from third base on a fly-ball single by AJ Kramer before Rentas reached home on a fielding error.

Cory Kramer doubled Emily Ellis home in the top of the third, pushing Fort Payne into a 3-0 lead.

AJ Kramer hit a two-run homer across center field to lift Fort Payne in the second inning of an 11-8 win against James Clemens in Fort Payne’s third game of the day.

The Wildcats led the entire way amassing 13 hits and 11 RBIs. Cory Kramer finished with a triple and Camp, Buffington and Addison Eason added a double apiece. 

Kyleigh Thomas tossed a complete game. She allowed eight runs on eight hits with three strikeouts and four walks.

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