Welcome to the Lady Buccaneers 2017 softball season! The team is lead by Coaches Butch Bernard and Chase Kennedy. The Buccaneers are 13-11 while going on the road to Jacksonville to face District 2 champions, Trinity Christian. The Lady Bucs have put together the best season in North Bay Haven softball history by placing first in the Bay County Softball Tournament and are advancing to the postseason for the first time in NBH history. The team’s Ace pitcher is Katie Walters, with a record of 11-8 for the season so far with a 1.76 ERA. Walters has racked up 108 strikeouts to 36 walks out of 135 ½ innings. NBH is batting .270 as a team with senior Madison Hamilton leading the charge with a batting average of .386. Madison Hamilton has three home runs, four triples, three doubles, 16 RBI, and 18 runs. Walters is just behind Hamilton with 15 RBI and is batting .320. Lauren Freed is batting .372 with 29 hits, 12 RBI, and the team best if 21 runs! We would also like to congratulate senior Madison Hamilton as she signs a scholarship of four years to Meredith College to continue here passion after high school! As the Lady Bucs continue their hard fought season, the journalists here at “The Crow’s Nest” will keep you informed with the latest and greatest updates on the Lady Buccs!