Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

May 13, 2013

GC Softball: Hubbard KOs Mart, 7-6, to keep marching on

From Staff Reports
Corsicana Daily Sun

Corsicana — Dallas Fletcher had a home run and Olivia Curtis drove in three runs and got the win on the mound as the Lady Jags topped district-mate Mart to advance to the Region II-1A semifinals. Mart won the District 11-1A crown, while the Lady Jags were second.

Down 1-0 going into the third, Hubbard (21-6) started putting runs on the scoreboard. The Lady Jags took the lead with two in the third, then scored another in the fourth to tie it after falling behind, 3-2. Mart again edged ahead, 4-3, in the top of the fifth, but Hubbard scored twice in the bottom of the inning and two more times in the sixth to take a 7-4 lead into the seventh. Mart scored two more to make it close.

Nakaila Banks, Hailey Davidson, Kate Saucke and Sadie Simmons all added two hits for the Lady Jags.

Hubbard 7, Mart 6

Mart    010  210  2 — 6  11  1

Hubbard    002  122  x — 7  11  2

WP — Olivia Curtis

LP — Chloe Brignac

Top hitters — M: Kaymee Gooden 3-4 (2-2Bs), Cheyenne Goodnight 3-4. H: Nakaila Banks 2-3, Dallas Fletcher 1-2 (HR), Olivia Curtis 1-2 (3 RBIs), Hailey Davidson 2-3, Kate Saucke 2-4, Sadie Simmons 2-3.

Records — Mart n/a, Hubbard 21-6.