The Lady Cats’ softball team got off to a great start in a Wylie tournament Thursday with an 8-0 win over McKinney Boyd. Pitcher Bailey Haggerty was masterful in the circle as she tossed a six inning, three-hit shutout. Haggerty struck out 7 and walked only 1. All the hits off Haggerty were singles.
The Lady Cats took some time to get going in the game. The game was 0-0 after three innings. The Lady Cats scored one in the fourth, three more in the fifth and four more in the sixth. The Lady Cats collected 13 hits including 2 doubles and 4 triples. Lead off hitter Alyssa Abron, a Seton Hall commit, had an incredible game. Abron went 4 for 4 with 2 runs scored and 3 RBIs with 2 triples and 2 singles. Kelsey Wallace was 2 for 4 with 1 run scored and 2 RBIs with a triple and single. Brinklee Driver was 2 for 3 with an RBI and a triple and a single. Alli Fite was 1 for 2 with a double. Nylah Lindley was 1 for 3 with a run scored and a double. Others with 1 hit included Sierra Smith who also scored a run, Macee Hollins who also scored a run and Colbria Harrison who also scored a run. Karlee Adams scored a run.
The Lady Cats play Sachse at 3 p.m.Thursday. The Lady Cats are now 9-2 for the season. The tournament continues through Saturday.