Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

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July 20, 2013

UPDATED: Lady Bears third in 15-under state tournament

- — Frost’s undefeated run in the Texas Teen-Age 15-under state softball tournament came to an end Friday, and a bid to get back to the title game ended Saturday monring. The Lady Bears fell to host West, 2-1, Friday night, and lost 3-1 Saturday morning to finish third for the second year in a row.

Frost would have had to have won three games, all back to back to back, Saturday to win state.

On Friday, the Lady Bears managed just three hits, and they had four errors. The game was tied, 1-1, heading into the seventh. West scored a run in the top of the inning, and held on to win.

Jae Moore struck out six in the game, but West’s Danielle Nors had 13 strikeouts.

Karlie Scott doubled and had an RBI for the Lady Bears, and Moore and Hillaree Schwartz added hits.

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