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Canfield rolled past Salem 10-0 in six innings in the Division II Softball Sectional Final

CANFIELD, Ohio (WKBN) – Canfield rolled past Salem 10-0 in six innings in the Division II Softball Sectional Final on Thursday evening.

Lauren Fitzgerald went 2-4 with a home run and three RBIs. Bella Kennedy went 3-4 and drove in a pair of runs in the win for the Cardinals.

Pitcher Bella Kennedy tossed six shutout innings, allowing just one hit with three strikeouts.

With the loss, Salem drops to 7-17 on the season.

The Cardinals improve to 15-6 on the season. The Cardinals advance to face Hubbard in the Division II District Semifinals on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

The winner of that game will face the winner of Marlington/Girard in the Division II District Final on Thursday May 20 at 5 p.m.

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