Tournament bound Hornets
The Manchester Essex softball team qualified for the state tournament with a 5-3 win at Georgetown on Wednesday.
The Hornets improve to 10-9 on the season and have clinched a least a share of second place in the Cape Ann League Baker Division.
Sydney Levasseur went 4-for-4 with a home run and turned in a complete game on the mound to earn the win. Claire Gendron’s two-run homer gave the Hornets the lead early and Molly Field followed with a solo shot.
The Hornets finish up the regular season on Saturday at home against Rockport (6:30 p.m.).
Anderson tosses no-hitter
The Rockport softball team pounded Notre Dame Academy on Wednesday, 13-1, with freshman pitcher Kelsea Anderson pitching a no-hitter.
Anderson struck out nine in the win as Rockport improves to 7-12 on the season. Every Rockport starter had at least one hit in the win.
Local Sports Schedule
THURSDAY, MAY 30
Baseball: Gloucester vs. St. John’s Prep (6 p.m.), Manchester Essex at North Reading (3:45 p.m.)
Softball: Gloucester at Lynn Classical (3:30 p.m.)
Girls Tennis: Gloucester at Winthrop (4 p.m.)
FRIDAY, MAY 31
SATURDAY, JUNE 1
Baseball: Gloucester at Dracut (3 p.m.), Manchester Essex vs. Georgetown (2 p.m.)
Softball: Rockport at Manchester Essex (6:30 p.m.)
—Compiled by Times Staff