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PEACHTREE CORNERS — After a first-round bye, the No. 2 seed Wesleyan softball team swept Savannah Christian on Wednesday, securing a spot in the Elite Eight of the Class A Private state playoffs in Columbus.

The Wolves won the opener 13-0, and Macey Cintron was the winning pitcher after going four perfect innings with five strikeouts.

Jasmine Green (3-for-4, three stolen bases, RBI), Lily Nydam (2-for-3, double, three RBIs), Sarah Wren (2-for-3, RBI), Ryley Kutter (double, two RBIs), Marjee Williams (single, two RBIs), Tinsley Bertram (single, two RBIs), Imani Washington (single) and Anna-Sophia Pinson (two RBIs) led the offense in Game 1.

In a 16-0 win in Game 2, Kutter was the winning pitcher in a no-hitter with five strikeouts. She also had a double and an RBI. Christina McCoy led the offense in that win, going 3-for-3 with a double and two RBIs. Jessica Nolan had a double and three RBIs, and Green was 2-for-3 with a triple and three RBIs.

They were backed up offensively by Washington (single, two RBIs), Pinson (double, RBI), Cintron (single, two RBIs), Bertram (single, RBI) and Williams (RBI).

Wesleyan opens the next round in Columbus on Oct. 28 at 5 p.m. against Eagle’s Landing Christian.

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