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York pitcher Chelsea Evans throws a pitch. (file photo)
York pitcher Chelsea Evans tossed a shutout today vs. Grafton. (File photo)

Behind a four-hit shutout by pitcher Chelsea Evans, York defeated Grafton 3-0 today at home.

York opened the scoring in the bottom of the second inning, as Alyssa Auche delivered a sacrifice fly that scored Lyndsey Scarborough.

In the bottom of the fifth, York’s Devon Smith opened the inning with a solo home run that gave the Falcons a 2-0 lead.

Later in the inning, Katie Russell delivered an RBI double, scoring Destiny Martinez for the game’s final run.

On Monday, York (12-3) travels to play Smithfield and Grafton (12-4) will visit Jamestown.

Grafton: 000-000-0 — 0 4 0
York: 010-020-x — 3 7 0

WP: Chelsea Evans
LP: Becca Hallingstad

Grafton: Jessica Sprouse (1-3), Tara Deck (1-3)
York: Devon Smith (1-3, RBI), Katie Russell (1-2, RBI)