From Press staff reports

The Sacred Heart High School softball team, ranked fourth in The Press Elite 11, beat visiting Gloucester Catholic 2-0 Friday in a non-league game. The Lions scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth inning.

Danielle Lugo went 2-for-3 with a run for Sacred Heart (23-30 and started the rally in the sixth wih a single. Samantha Caterina followed with a single. Gabby Castellini hit into a force play, and Kaila Smith singled in Lugo to make it 1-0. Lindsay Dwyer singled in Castellini.

Winning pitcher Rosie LaGrotta gave up three hits, struck out one and walked one

Gloucester Catholic 000 000 0-0 3 0

Sacred Heart 000 002 x-2 6 1

2B-Castellini SH.

WP-LaGrotta 1k (17-2). LP-Merryman 0k 1w.

Records-G.C. 11-9, Sacred Heart 23-3.