The Airline Lady Vikings remained undefeated with a 9-0 victory over the Haughton Lady Bucs on Thursday at Airline.
Airline improved to 9-0 overall and 4-0 in 1-5A. Haughton dropped to 2-5 and 1-1.
In another 1-5A game, Parkway fell to Evangel Christian 6-0 at Parkway.
On Wednesday, the Benton Lady Tigers swept a doubleheader against Loyola, 17-1 and 18-3, at home.
At Airline, Raelin Chaffin pitched a two-hitter and struck out 15 with only one walk in the Lady Vikings’ victory.
Maddie Ennis went 3-for-4 with a home run and four RBI. Kourtnee White went 2-for-3, including a double. Jessica Grubbs went 2-for-4 with a double and three RBI.
Makenzie Chaffin had two hits, including a double. Brooklyn Brandon doubled.
Haughton’s Mckayla Burkhart had a double. Shelby Hensley allowed two hits in four innings of relief.
At Parkway, Abbie Norcross went 2-for-3 with two doubles in the Lady Panthers’ loss. Makayla Strother and Faith Ingles had two hits each.
Parkway dropped to 0-3 in district play.
At Benton, the Lady Tigers’ victories against Loyola went three and four innings, respectively.
Joely Fletcher went 2-for-3 with a home run and three RBI in the 17-1 victory.
Rylie Roberson went 2-for-2 with two RBI. Taylor Jones had two hits, including a double. Anna Claire Kratzer had a two-RBI double. Kayla Vo also had two hits.
Madi Simms and Olivia Oliphint had two RBI each.
Vo went 4-for-4 with two doubles and five RBI in the 18-3 victory.
Simms had two doubles and two RBI. Jones had two hits, including a double, and three RBI. Oliphint had a double and two RBI.
Paige Haley and Marissa Martin both doubled. Benton improved to 6-2.
NOTE: The above report is based on information on teams’ official GameChanger accounts or received from coaches.
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