The Kutztown and Schuylkill Valley softball teams were off to matching 4-1 starts this season. The Cougars and Panthers put those marks on the line against each other Thursday afternoon in a Berks crossover game in Leesport.
Kutztown's Rachel Fegely scored on a passed ball in the 5th inning to break a 1-1 tie, and the Cougars (2-1, 5-1) held on for a 2-1 victory over the Panthers (0-1. 4-2).
Logan Savidge tied the game for Kutztown with an RBI-single in the 4th.
Schuylkill Valley's Abby Boyer drove in the Panthers lone run in the 1st inning.
Kutztown visits Blue Mountain Saturday morning. Schuylkill Valley hosts Conrad Weiser that same morning.