Dundalk tops Pikesville in softball; Francazi knocks in 5

Abby Francazi went 4 for 4 with 5 RBI and Jessica Bandell drove in three runs, leading Dundalk High to an 18-2 victory over Pikesville in a Baltimore County Division II Thursday afternoon.

Caylie Hefner struck out eight and allowed three hits to get the win on the mound for the Owls (2-1 overall, 1-0 Division II). She finished 2 for 2 with 3 RBI and scored three runs.

The Owls host neighborhood rival Patapsco in Division II action Friday afternoon.