Courtney Lackey allowed just two hits and three walks as West Wilkes defeated host Elkin, 8-0, in a Mountain Valley Athletic Conference softball game Friday afternoon.
Caitlin Lovell’s two-run single capped a four-run first-inning for the Blackhawks.
Bethany Turner and Reagan Parks managed the only hits off of Lackey.
West Wilkes improved to 8-4 overall and 7-1 in the conference. Elkin fell to 9-5 and 5-3.
Elkin hosts Ashe County Tuesday.
WW 404 000 0 — 8 11 1
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WW: Courtney Lackey and Madison Huffman. E: Cayley Shoemaker and Bethany Turner.
Jim Fuller may be reached at 336-835-1513 or on Twitter @elkinareasports.