Softball swings into a winning season


The LHS varsity softball team started the season March 11 and has a record of 6-0 as of press time.
The season started with the Bengals playing Timberlake Highschool at Airport Park in Lewiston March 11. The Bengals won the season opener with a score of 12-2. They proceeded in playing a second game that day.
Tuesday, March 16, the girls played a doubleheader against Lake City High School at home. Lewiston won the first game with a score of 3-0, and the second game with a score of 10-0.
For Junior Jenika Ortiz, this is her first season playing softball with the varsity team.
“It will be a good season,” Ortiz said. “When this is over, I am going to deeply miss out on seniors that I have been with since day one.”
On Saturday, March 20, they went head-to-head with Couer d’ Alene during a double header at Airport Park.
They are scheduled to play Moscow High School April 6 at Moscow Junior High. The Bengals’ next scheduled home game is April 24, with a doubleheader against Sandpoint High School.