Royals crush Dons behind Berlo

Kristen Berlo and San Marcos’ softball team recorded their second win of the week over Santa Barbara, posting a 15-1 Channel League victory over the Dons on Friday.

Berlo allowed three hits in six innings to Santa Barbara three days after throwing a no-hitter against the Dons. Berlo added 10 strikeouts and was 2-for-4 at the plate with two extra-base hits.

Jocelyn Flattery connected for a pair of doubles and scored three runs. Angel Mermis also scored three times.

After Friday’s decision, San Marcos stands at 3-5 in league play while the Dons fall to 1-7.