|Girls win district title|
|The Press - Sports|
|Written by Bob Gerard|
|Thursday, 26 April 2012 15:29|
The Lady Wildcat softball team won the district title with wins over Terry Parker and Paxon.
Haley Crews struck out six and allowed only two hits as BCHS defeated the Parker Braves 15-1 on Thursday, April 17. Crews had a strong effort from the mound and backed it up by going 4 of 4 from the plate.
BCHS jumped on top 7-0 in the first innings. Doubles from Crews and Shelby Gatto helped the Cats to an early lead. Crews, Tina Hauge, Gatto, Kylie Holton, Clara Harvey, Taylor Crummey and Tayler McCann all scored.The Cats got a run from Holton in the second and a pair from Crews and Hauge in the third to stretch their lead to 10-0.
Parker got a run in the fourth but BCHS added five more in the bottom of the fourth as Brooke Roberts, Genie Taylor and McCann all scored. Crews brought in Taylor and McCann with a towering 3-run homer. Holton finished the scoring with a solo home run.
Crews again took the mound in the championship game as BCHS beat Paxon 6-1. The Eagles had beaten Bishop Kenny 2-1 to advance to the title game.
BCHS trailed 1-0 in the top of the second, but came back with five runs in their half of the inning to take the lead. Crummey, Harvey, Roberts, Taylor and Crews all scored.
Crews finished the scoring with a run in the fourth.