ELKIN — East Surry captured a 3-1 nonconference softball win against Elkin on Wednesday.
The Lady Cardinals scored a run in the first, another in the third, and tacked on an insurance run in the top of the seventh. Amber Lawson was 2-for-3 with a double, walk, one run, an RBI and two stolen bases. Olivia Sheets scored two runs.
East finished with five hits as a team. Laken Bowman got the start in the pitcher’s circle for East and earned the win. Emily Cummings pitched in relief.
East (10-3) hosts Bishop McGuinness on Friday. The Cards have won four straight and eight of their last nine.
The Buckin’ Elks fell to 9-4 on the season.