The Neelin Spartans opened the Brandon High School Fastball League season in style on Tuesday.
The Spartans defeated the host Vincent Massey Vikings 13-10 behind a 3-for-4 performance from Courtney Matienzo that featured two doubles and three RBIs. Courtney Bryant earned the win for Neelin, tossing four innings in relief.
Megan Asham went 3-for-5 for the Vikings, who cut the lead to 11-10 in the fifth inning but got no closer.
Vikings 6 Spartans 0
Allison Cruse scored three goals while Jessi Coulter earned the clean sheet as Vincent Massey blanked Neelin in Brandon High School Soccer League girls game.
Sophie Harasymchuk, Amy Berg and Karol Suazo also scored for the Vikings.
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