The Guilderland softball team improved its record to 4-2 in the Suburban Council by beating Shaker 9-6 Friday.
The Lady Dutch (6-3 overall) jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first inning and added four more runs over the next three innings to build an 8-1 lead. Guilderland's advantage grew to 9-2 before Shaker scored four times in the top of the seventh inning to make things interesting.
Tori Greco tripled, singled and scored two runs for the Lady Dutch. Pitcher Mallory Harrigan struck out 11 Shaker batters and helped her own cause with a double and a single. Abi Peck added two singles and two RBI.
Erica Vallecorsa had two doubles, a single and two RBI for Shaker. Emily Buckhard contributed a solo home run.