Ascension swings, misses in softball
School loses in final of regional qualifier for provincials
Roncalli Central High defeated Ascension Collegiate of Bay Roberts 8-0 in the final of the girls’ School Sport Newfoundland and Labrador 4A Softball Qualifier, giving the school from Avondale the chance to compete at the provincials in Stephenville.
The qualifier was hosted by Carbonear Collegiate last month, and also included Crescent Collegiate from Blaketown, and Laval High School from Placentia.
Roncalli led the way in roundrobin action, going undefeated in four games. Laval finished 3-1, Ascension was 2-2, Carbonear finished 1-4, and Crescent Collegiate was winless in four tries.
Roncalli defeated Carbonear 80 in the first semi-final, while Ascension beat Laval 6-5 in the other semi.