Grafton softball takes on undefeated Wachusett


By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer

Grafton pitcher Jess Evans winds up as she delivers a pitch in a game against Wachusett.

Grafton – The Grafton High School softball team took on undefeated Wachusett Regional Saturday, May 12 in a matchup of two of the areas best teams.  Unfortunately, for Grafton, it was the visitors headed home with an 8-4 win over the Indians.

Grafton pitcher Jess Evans struck out 13 in a complete game effort.  She also had 3 hits, including a double, in the game.  This was only Grafton’s second loss of the season, who now hold an overall 11-2 record. Wachusett remains undefeated at 11-0.

Grafton pitcher Jess Evans tosses the ball to first baseman Emily Masera for the out.
Grafton’s Hailey Johnson makes contact as she swings at a pitch.
Grafton second baseman Sarah Remillard keeps her eye on the ball as she reaches to catch a popup.