|VIDEO: Millburn pops Passaic Valley for 10th win of season|
A strong start to the softball season continued for Millburn in a visit to Passaic Valley. The Millers jumped ahead early, then blew the game open in the fourth inning en route to a 13-2 triumph.
Millburn scored eight times in the fourth to effectively put the game away. Jenna Dembner allowed six hits and two runs over five innings for the win as the non-league game ended early due to the mercy rule.
Offensively, Millburn pounded out 14 hits as every player in the starting lineup had at least one. Rachel Hubertus went 2-for-4 with two RBI and scored twice. Anna Mandel was also 2-for-4 including a double and drove in two runs.
Chloe Radtke had two hits, including a triple, and scored four times. Mia Carty and Katy Shepard drove in two runs apiece for the Millers, who improve to 10-1 on the season.
Passaic Valley scored single runs in the second and fifth innings. The Hornets fall to 2-7.
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