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Saturday May 23rd, 2015 12:18AM

Softball: No. 1 Buford routs St. Pius

By staff reports
NORCROSS -- Class AAA No. 1 Buford ran its record to 2-0 after a 10-0 thunping of St. Pius Wednesday in the Georgia Dugout Club Leadoff Classic Tournament at the Wesleyan School.

Buford senior Bekah Rude and sophomore Emily Crocker teamed up to pitch no-hitter in a game shortened to four innings because of tournament time limits.

Rude pitched pitched innings, striking out two and walking one. Crocker pitched final inning with no walks or strikouts.

Buford scored three runs in the first and then broke the game open with four runs in the third and three more in the fourth.

Noah Sudderth had two hits, including a two-run home run. Rude also had two hits and two RBI, Drew Puckett had a triple and three RBI, and Remington Hasty had one hit, one RBI, and scored three runs for the Lady Wolves.

Buford next will play Wesleyan on Friday in the GADC tournament.
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