Freshman pitcher keeps her cool
Central Catholic’s Antczak ready to take on the game
Olivia Antczak stared down her catcher at Central Catholic, Kelly Michal. With two runners on base, and two outs in the third inning, and the Raiders already trailing 3-0, the freshman hurler had the look of desperation. However, on a 2-2 count to Jen Janiak, Antczak threw a diving curve and the Chelmsford hitter chased the ball out of the zone for strike three. It was the 73d strikeout, through seven games, for the tall freshman righthander from Atkinson, N.H.