Loyd Star’s Burks hurls no-hitter at St. Aloysius

Published 6:00 am Thursday, March 11, 2004

Sophomore Caroline Burks hurled a no-hitter Tuesday night tohelp the host Loyd Star Lady Hornet fastpitch softball team to a5-0 division win over the St. Aloysius Lady Flashes at the HanselKing Sportsplex. Burks struck out eight batters and walked one andimproved to 6-3 on the season.

At the plate, Kristin Newell led the Lady Hornets with a double.Hitting RBI singles were Nikki Hunsucker and Amber Restivo. Alsosingling was Calleye Douglas.

Junior varsity

Loyd Star stuffed St. Al 9-3 behind Hunsucker’s pitching. ArielHunsucker led the Lady Hornets with a double.

Loyd Star, coached by Jan Delaughter, hosts West Lincoln at theSportsplex Friday for a maekup varsity game beginning at 6 p.m.