Norwalk High School frosh pitcher Kendall Nakano was flawless in the circle last Tuesday, tossing a perfect game in the Lancers’ 14-0 victory over host Firebaugh.
In the game, which ended after five innings per the mercy rule, Nakano struck out 11 of the 15 batters she faced. She threw a total of 57 pitches, nearly 70 pecent of them strikes.
For good measure, Nakano went 4-for-4 at the plate and scored four runs.
Norwalk will take its 6-6 record into Friday’s matchup at Bellflower.