The Lady Cats’ softball team won one and lost one in a Wylie tournament Thursday. The Lady Cats defeated South Grand Prairie, 7-3 and then lost to Wylie, 7-3.
Against South Grand Prairie, the Lady Cats had a five run top of the third and tacked on two more runs in the top of the fifth. Bailey Haggerty pitched 3 innings and struck out 2. Ali Fite pitched 2 innings. The pitchers allowed South Grand Prairie only 2 hits. The Lady Cats pounded out 11 hits. Hannah Crowson, Sadie Stroud and Brinklee Driver all had two hits. Driver also drew a walk and drove in 4 runs. Kristen Allen also drove home a run. Mia Pharis and Jaye Dougthtie also had walks.
In the second game, Wylie scored three runs in the top of the first and never trailed in their 7-3 win. The Lady Cats got to within one at one point trailing Wylie, 4-3 after four innings before Wylie scored the game’s final 3 runs. Ali Fite took the pitching loss allowing 7 runs and 11 hits with 4 strikeouts over seven innings. The Lady Cats committed three errors. The Lady Cats had 8 hits. Alyssa Abron had 2 RBI’s. Kristen Allen worked a walk. With the split, the Lady Cats are now 10-3 for the season. They will play Princeton at 11 a.m. and Frisco Wakeland at 5 p.m. on Friday in the Wylie tournament.