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March 26, 2013

GC Softball Roundup: Farmer leads Eagles past Blooming Grove

Frost girls beat Waxahachie Faith Family

The Mildred Lady Eagles finished the first half of district play undefeated with a 23-0 win over the Blooming Grove Lady Lions.

Mildred Senior Olivia Farmer dominated on the mound as well as at the plate for the Lady Eagles in the victory. She gave up one hit while striking out five in the game. Falcon Thompson took the loss for Blooming Grove.

The Eagles pounded out 14 hits in the game led by Farmer and Joanna Tapley who had back to back home runs in the third inning. Farmer also had two triples and a single and drove in eight runs on the night.

Aubyn Turner had two doubles and four RBIs and Callie Bland had two hits including a double and two RBIs. Brianna Weaver and Abbie Burnham each had two hits of their own for the Eagles.

Shelby Horner singled for the Lady Lions in the third inning.

Frost 21, Waxahachie Faith Family 0: Madison Revill had a home run and four RBIs and Dakota Lassetter and Cheyenne Pack each had three RBIs as Frost beat Waxahachie Faith Family 21-0 on Tuesday.

Rice 24, Marlin 1: Hanna Owens had six strikeouts and threw a no-hitter as Rice beat  Marlin 24-1. Sam Harris had four hits and a home run.

 

District 23-2A

Mildred 23, Blooming Grove 0


Mildred     27(14) — 23  14  0

Bl. Grove  000 — 0  1  1

WP — Olivia Farmer

LP — Falcon Thompson

Top hitters — BG: Sidney Horner 1-2. M-Maddie Moore 1-2 (RBI, 3 runs), Aubyn Turner 2-4 (2 2B, 4 RBIs, 2 runs), Olivia Farmer 4-4 (HR, 2 3B, 8 RBIs, 3 runs), Joanna Tapley 1-3 (HR, 3 RBIs), Callie Bland 2-3 (2B, 2 RBIs, 2 runs), Brianna Weaver 2-2 (2B, 3 runs), Abbie Burnham 2-2 (3 runs).

Records — Mildred 6-0 in 23-2A; Bl. Grove 4-2.

Rice 24, Marlin 1

Marlin   001 — 1

Rice  (15)9 — 24

Top hitters — Sam Harris 4-4 (HR), Ashton Metcalfe 4-4, Hanna Owens 4-4, Rebecca Alsup 3-3, Hunter Keilers 3-3.

District 12-1A

Frost 21, Waxahachie Faith Family 0


Frost      7(12)2 — 21  20  1

Wax. FF  000 — 0  4  4

WP — Jae Moore (7-1) 7K's

LP — Shinpaugh

Top hitters — Frost: Madison Revill 2-4 (HR, 4 RBIs), Dakota Lassetter 3-3 (3B, 3 RBIs), Cheyenne Pack 3-3 (2B, 3 RBIs), Kadee Bowling 3-3 (2B, 3 runs), Hillaree Schwartz 3-4 (2 2Bs, 3 runs), Morgan Elmore 2-3 (2 runs, 2 RBIs).

Record — Frost 7-1, 6-1 in District 12-1A.

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