Softball: Foran advances to state quarterfinals

Kayla Gosselin knocked in the winning run in the bottom of the sixth inning and Makenna Prete returned to the pitching circle to complete her five-hitter when coach Stephanie Dawid’s Foran High softball team defeated Rockville 3-2 in a Class L second round game on Wednesday.

The sixth-seeded Lions (18-4) will play at third-seeded Maloney-Meriden (17-4) in the quarterfinals on Thursday at 4 p.m.

Alexis James and Kalie Mendola had hits.

No. 11 Rockville finished 14-6.