The Smyrna High School softball team pounded out 18 hits and Sara Miller hit for the cycle as the Eagles defeated defending state champion Milford 19-4 on Tuesday.

The Smyrna High School softball team improved to 10-1 this season with a 19-4 home win over defending state champion Milford Tuesday.

Smyrna's Sara Miller hit for the cycle with a single in the first, a triple in the second, a double in the third, and a home run in the fourth.

Miller, Olyvia Smith, Julia Thuer, Laken Zay, and Kayla Wilson each had multiple hits for the Eagles.

Lexi Moore scored four runs for Smyrna, while Kaelyn Press knocked in four run.

Abigail Mace hit a home run and had 2 RBIs.

The Eagles took a 2-0 lead in the first inning and extended it to 6-0 in the second, but then Milford responded with four runs in the third on a grand slam by Kalaysia Reynolds.

Smyrna came right back in the bottom of the third inning, scoring seven times for a commanding 13-4 lead.

Pitchers Payton Dixon and Jessica Anderson teamed up for the win, allowing just four hits.

NEXT GAME: Friday, April 27 at Sussex Central, 4:15 p.m.