Westside, Harlem Sweep in 1st Round of State SB Playoffs
The GHSA state softball playoffs got underway Wednesday. Westside and Harlem were the only two Augusta area teams to host 1st round series. Both swept doubleheaders to win the best of 3 series and advance to the 2nd round of the state playoffs in class 2A.
At Westside, the Patriots handled Fitzgerald 10-2 and 6-1. In game 2, pitcher Rachael Bonitatibus threw a no-hitter.
At Harlem, the Bulldogs swept Thomasville 12-1 and 11-0 to also advance. Harlem will host Vidalia in the 2nd round next Wednesday.