BRISTOL - Massachusetts starting pitcher Abigail Bettencourt pitched a perfect game on Sunday evening against Maryland in the Little League Softball Eastern Regional at Breen Field, leading her team to a 4-0 victory and eliminating Maryland from the tournament.
She struck out seven in the performance and added a 2-for-3 performance at the plate, scoring two of her team’s four runs.
Avery Grieco also had a multi-hit performance for Massachusetts, with a 2-for-3 day, scoring a run.
Lizzy Bettencourt and Mia Philbrook had the other two hits for Massachusetts.
Marissa Simmons drew a walk and scored a run for Massachusetts.
Massachusetts moves on to face Maine today at 10 a.m.