On Saturday, March 7, on the third and last day of the Wylie Varsity Softball Tournament, the Lady Cats Softball Team split a pair of games defeating North Mesquite, 9-3 and then losing to Sachse, 11-5.
Vs. North Mesquite
Against North Mesquite, the Lady Cats built a 8-1 lead after four innings. That included a 5-run bottom of the fourth. North Mesquite scored two more runs late, but the Lady Cats scored one more to make it a 9-3 final.
The Lady Cats outhit North Mesquite, 10-8. North Mesquite had 3 errors and the Lady Cats had 1.
Denver Wyatt got the pitching win, throwing 7 innings, and allowing 8 hits and 3 runs, with 4 strikeouts and no walks.
Four Lady Cats had 2 hits. Kate Womack was 2 for 4 with 2 runs scored, a double and a stolen base. Nylah Lindley was 2 for 4 with 2 runs scored, 2 RBI’s, and with a double, a triple and a stolen base.
Aliyah Abron was 2 for 2 with a run scored, two RBIs and a stolen base. Grace Magnuson was 2 for 3 with a run scored and 3 RBIs with a home run. Also for the Lady Cats, Jaydn Harper was 1 for 2 with a run scored and 2 walks. Colbria Harrison was 1 for 2 with a run scored and with a sacrifice and a stolen base. Alli Fite scored a run and had an RBI, a walk and a stolen base. Sailan Adair had a stolen base.
In the second game Saturday, Sachse had a 5-run third and a 6-run fifth to go ahead, 11-1. In their last at bat, the Lady Cats were challenged to make their last at bat count. They answered with a 4-run inning to make the final score 11-5. Sachse outhit the Lady Cats 16-8 The Lady Cats had 3 errors.
For the Lady Cats, Jadyn Harper was 1 for 3 with a run scored. Colbria Harrison was 1 for 3 with a run scored, an RBI and a stolen base. Kate Womack was 1 for 3 with a run scored and with a double and a stolen base. Alli Fire was 1 for 3 with 2 RBIs. Nylah Lindley was 2 for 3, with an RBI and a double, and a stolen base. Aliyah Abron was was 1 for 3. Sailan Adair was 1 for 2 with a run scored. Addison deSmet scored a run.
Addison Caddell took the pitching loss, going 5 innings, allowing 16 hits and 11 runs, with only 5 of them earned. She also had 2 strikeouts and 2 walks.
The Lady Cats went 4-2 in the Wylie tournament and improved their season record to 8-8. The Lady Cats will play at Sherman Tuesday evening.