PALISADE, Colo. (KKCO/KJCT) It's early in the high school sports season but Rifle softball has been impressive. They started 3-0 scoring 37 runs in their last two games combined heading into Tuesday afternoon's game.
Palisade, riding a two game win streak themselves, hosted Rifle at home. Both teams scored a run in the first inning. Rifle would take the lead in the third inning. After that, the Bears found their groove scoring three runs in the fourth and nine runs in the fifth to secure the 14-3 win in five innings.
Rifle stays undefeated at 4-0 will play at Castle View on Thursday. Palisade will play in the Berthoud tournament over the weekend.