- Ada, Oklahoma


September 30, 2013

Local softball teams advance to regionals


Tupelo — Stonewall sweeps Soper

for Class A district softball title

      STONEWALL — The Stonewall Lady Longhorns slammed Soper, 14-0, in three innings in the first game, but it took an extra inning to capture the second game, 7-6, in Class A district softball playoff action on Thursday.

     Stonewall pounded out 11 hits in the opener as Mackenzie Davis went 3-for-3 with a triple, one RBI and two runs scored. Tana Davis was 2-for-2 with one RBI and a pair of runs scored, and Sarah Monday went 2-for-4 with a double, four RBIs and a run scored for the victorious Lady Longhorns.

     The Lady Longhorns scored six runs in the first inning and added eight more in the second.

     Tana Davis worked just one inning for the win, as she allowed no hits and just one walk while striking out two. Jessika York threw the final two frames, allowing one hit and no walks while fanning two.

     In the second game, Stonewall tied it with a single run in the bottom of the seventh and won it in the eighth.

      Mackenzie Davis (2-for-4) and Taylor Barrett (2-for-5 with a double, three RBIs and a run scored) were Stonewall’s multi-hitters.

     The Lady Longhorns finished with five doubles in the game as they totaled nine hits.

     There were 14 errors in the game, including eight by Stonewall.

     Tana Davis was credited with the pitching victory as she worked all seven innings, allowed only one earned run, walked three and struck out eight.

     “We had lots of different players step up in some big situations and come through,” said Stonewall head coach Brian Davis. “We made some errors but then      bounced back and made some great plays.”

     The Lady Longhorns’ next action is Monday at home against Latta at 4 p.m.


Konawa sweeps district

softball from Stratford

     KONAWA — The Konawa Lady Tigers pounded out 26 hits on the day as they swept a Class 2A district playoff softball doubleheader from Stratford, 11-1 and 10-3, on Thursday.

     In the five-inning opener, Tarah Madron allowed just five hits and struck out five in pitching all five innings for the win.

     Konawa finished with 12 hits as Domonique Lyon led the way with a 3-for-4 effort. Madron went 2-for-4 with a double and a pair of stolen bases. Mayhaylee Larney was also 2-for-4 with two runs batted in, and Rachael Sharp went 2-for-3.

     In the second game, Madron and Sharp ended up with three hits apiece. Madron went 3-for-4 with a triple, a double and three RBIs, and Sharp picked up one RBI in a 3-for-4 effort.

     Also getting multiple hits for the Lady Tigers were Brittney Lancaster (2-for-4 with a triple and one RBI), Larney (2-for-4 with one RBI) and Shelby Campbell (2-for-4).

     Madron allowed the three runs off five hits.



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