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Taylor Drakos' 5 RBIs sparks Butte to softball victory over Missoula Hellgate

Posted at 8:23 PM, May 04, 2023
and last updated 2023-05-04 22:38:47-04

BUTTE — The Butte High softball team made it a season sweep over Western AA opponent Missoula Hellgate.

Taylor Drakos racked up 5 RBIs as the Bulldogs cruised to a 20-3 five-inning victory — in a game that was delayed 30 minutes to lightning — to earned their second win of the while keeping the Knights winless on Thursday at Stodden Park.

The game was tied at 3 runs apiece heading into the bottom of the third inning before Butte went on a 17-0 run — sparked by a 3-run homer from Drakos — over the next two innings to put the game out of reach.

Ally Godbout and Rian Ferriter each added three RBIs for Butte and Ashby Lee had two.