NOTEWORTHY: Each team scored five runs in the sixth and final inning as time terminated the contest which ended in a tie. Autumn Bach went 3-for-4 from the plate with five runs batted in and a run scored to fuel the Latta offense. Anna Wood, Katie Miller, Carlee Henderson and Makenzi Lamb compiled two hits apiece for the Lady Panthers. Valliant (No. 2 in Class 5A) held a 17-16 edge in total hits.
Latta 7, Fort Towson 6
LATTA 502 0 — 7 6 5
F. TOWSON 204 0 — 6 3 1
Brianna Hanson and Anna Wood; Davis and Thompson. WP – Hanson (3-5-1). LP – Davis. 2B – Cloud (FT). HL – Katie Miller 1-1, 1 RBI, 1 RS; Tyler Whitney 1-2, 1 RBI; Makenzi Lamb 1-1, 1 RS; Autumn Balch 1-2 (L) Carter 1-2, 2 RBIs; Wallace 1-3, 1 RBI, 2 RS; Cloud 1-2, 1 RS (FT).
NOTEWORTHY: Brianna Hanson allowed just three hits while Katie Miller and Tyler Whitney knocked in a run each as the Lady Panthers held on for the one-run win over the Lady Tigers (No. 13 in Class 3A). Latta had a 6-3 advantage in total hits. Miller was 1-for-1 with the one RBI and a run scored and Whitney went 1-for-2 with the one RBI. Makenzi Lamb also went 1-for-1 and scored a run and Autumn Balch was 1-for-2.
Latta 11, Soper 4
SOPER 112 0 — 4 8 3
LATTA 160 4 — 11 12 2
Finch and Needham; Brianna Hanson and Anna Wood. WP – Hanson (4-5-1). LP – Finch. 3B – Carlee Henderson, Wood (L). 2B – Makenzi Lamb (L). HL – Finch 2-3, 1 RBI, 1 RS; Stevens 2-2, 1 RS. Henderson 3-3, 4 RBIs, 2 RS; Lamb 3-3, 2 RBIs, 3 RS (L).
NOTEWORTHY: Carlee Henderson and Makenzi Lamb each went 3-for-3 from the plate and combined to drive home six runs as Latta won the four-inning game. Henderson went 3-for-3 with a triple, four runs batted in and two runs scored while Lamb was 3-for-3 with a double, two RBIs and three runs scored as the Lady Panthers compiled 12 hits. Soper totaled eight hits off winning pitcher Brianna Hanson.
Record: Latta is 4-5-1