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HS SOFTBALL RUNDOWN: Northampton, Parkland, Liberty post shutouts

Published On: May 25 2013 09:57:32 PM CDT

HS SOFTBALL RUNDOWN: Northampton, Parkland advance

Northampton, Parkland, and Liberty all earned shutout wins in the District 11 4A softball quarterfinals on Saturday.

Northampton beat Pottsville 1-0 in eight innings behind 12 strikeouts from pitcher Marly Laubach.

The K-Kids will face Parkland in the semifinal round on Tuesday.  Parkland shut out Emmaus, 10-0.

Liberty blanked Freedom 7-0 in another quarterfinal.  The Hurricanes will face the winner of Monday's quarterfinal game between Pleasant Valley and Stroudsburg in the semifinals.

In the 2A tournament, Notre Dame's season came to an end with a 4-1 loss to North Schuylkill.