AHS Ladycats vs. Springtown at Aledo;
Varsity, 6:30 p.m.
JV, 5 p.m.
9th, 5 p.m.
Aledo pitchers Kacie Brann and Sarah Simpson combined to hold Springtown to one run as the pair led the Ladycats to a 7-1 victory over the Lady Porcupines Friday night in District 6-4A action at Springtown.
The win raises the Ladycats district mark to 4-2. Aledo will continue district play at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 30, at home against Mineral Wells.
Aledo ripped 13 hits in the contest, as five Ladycats recorded at least a pair of hits, including Shelby Stockard, whose 2-RBI double in the first inning proved to be the game-winning hit. Stockard also registered a single in the game.
Lauren Durham led Aledo at the plate with a double and a pair of singles.
Also collecting a pair of base hits were Kendall Kizer, Aubri Jordan and Jordan Simons, who has been hot at the plate with six hits in the Ladycats last two games.
Brann earned the win and pitched the first three innings, with Simpson in the circle for the last four frames.
Lawton Rinker and Zach Scott each hit a home run and the Bearcats scored 13 unanswered runs on their way to a 20-6 victory over Springtown Friday night in a District 6-4A contest at Springtown that was stopped by run rule after six innings.
The win gives the Bearcats a 4-1 district record. Aledo will continue 6-4A play at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 30, at home against Mineral Wells.
Sean O'Donnell led the Bearcats with three base hits. Scott added a double to go along with his homer, Austin Lawler smashed a pair of doubles, Hayden Hall swatted a triple and Asher Zeeb registered a double.
Calvin Loftis (3-0 in 6-4A) was the winning pitcher for the Bearcats in a complete-game effort.