The Saltillo Lady Lions Softball Team was cruising along with a big lead at Yantis Friday (March 26) but then the Lady Owls made things interesting by scoring 7 late runs.
Still Saltillo held on to get a 10-9 win.
The Lady Lions are now 3-0 in district play and are 3-1 overall.
Chandler Bain got the pitching win throwing a complete game allowing 9 runs while striking out 8 and walking just 1. Bain was also 2 for 4 with 2 runs scored.
Ryleigh Redar was 3 for 4 with 2 runs scored. Paisley Kastner was 2 for 4 with 1 run scored. Maddy Smith was 1 for 3 with a run and was hit by a pitch. Reagan Speir had a hit and scored a run. Julianna Giles was 2 for 4 with 1 run scored. Gabby Ross had a hit. Ofelia Cabrera was 1 for 3 with 1 run scored. Cali Morris walked once and scored a run.
Next the Lady Lions travel to Alba-Golden for a Tuesday game at 6 p.m.