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Monday’s high school softball: Frontier qualifies for postseason with win over Pioneer Regional

Krystel Enko’s pitching and a pair of big innings put the Frontier Regional softball team into the postseason with a 13-3 win at Pioneer Regional on Monday.

Enko struck out 14 in a complete-game victory for the Red Hawks (10-5, 8-4 Franklin), who scored six runs in the fourth and seven more in the seventh.

Cassidy Stankowski had two hits, including a solo home run. McKayla Poissant (double) had three hits with an RBI. Gwen Thayer (triple), Ally Hamelin (two hits), Caitlyn Sullivan (two hits) and Hannah Adams (two hits) each drove in a pair. Courtney Newsome added a pair of hits and Sarah Toomey knocked in one run.

Hampshire 15, Mahar 0 (5) — Eighth-grader Paige Sullivan (five RBIs) went 3-for-3 with a grand slam in a six-run fourth inning as the Raiders (12-1) rolled in Orange.

Marissa McCarthy (three RBIs) had three hits, while Anna Dziok (four RBIs) and Savannah Waters (three runs) each had two in the win.

Alexis Ferris earned the win in relief.

Northampton 6, Chicopee Comp 1 — Hamp scored five time in the third inning to pull away on the road.

Mary Greco gave up two hits and a walk, while striking out three in the win.

Nadine Harris had two hits and scored a run for the Blue Devis (11-5, 2-2 Suburban), while Shannon O’Leary doubled and scored twice.

Agawam 5, Amherst 3 — Becca Carkhuff (triple, run) had two hits, while Mathena Morrissey (RBI), Jazzy Moonstone (triple, run), Cassie Long (RBI) and Haley Parker each had one hit as the Hurricanes (2-12) fell on the road.

Monson 14, Holyoke Catholic 1 (5) — Anna DeSimone (run scored) and Megan Logan each has two hits, but Catholic couldn’t keep up with the Mustangs on the road in a mercy-rule shortened five-inning game.

Belchertown 14, Holyoke 1 — Samantha Manitsas had four hits and two RBIs to help her own cause as the Orioles (12-4) won on the road.

Hampshire 15, Mahar 0 (5)

Hampshire 431 61 —15 13 0

Mahar 000 00 —0 1 1

WP - Ferris; LP - Tenney

Records: Hampshire (12-1)

Agawam 5, Amherst 3

Amherst 300 000 0—3 6 1

Agawam 020 012 x—5 9 1

WP - Wheeler; LP - Morrissey

Records: Amherst (2-12)

Monson 14, Holyoke Catholic 1 (5)

Holyoke Catholic 100 00 —1 5 6

Monson 630 5x —14 9 0

WP - Zielinski; LP - Logan

Records: Holyoke Catholic (6-8, 1-7)

Northampton 6, Comp 1

Northampton 005 100 0—6 7 0

Comp 000 010 0—1 2 2

WP - Greco; LP - Johnson

Records: Northampton (11-5, 2-2 Suburban)

Frontier 13, Pioneer 3

Frontier 000 600 7—13 17 0

Pioneer 003 000 0—3 5 4

WP - Enko; LP - Healy

Records: Frontier (10-5, 8-4 Franklin); Pioneer (5-8, 4-6)

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