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High school softball: Benton, Haughton, Airline get tournament wins


The Benton Lady Tigers, Haughton Lady Bucs and Airline Lady Vikings won games in tournament play Friday.

Benton won two games in the Ruston tournament, defeating Ruston 8-5 and defending Division IV state champion Calvary Baptist 9-1.

Haughton downed Sacred Heart 7-4 in the Alexandria tournament.

Airline dropped Ouachita Parish 10-7 in the Alexandria tournament.

Benton’s Megan Risher went 2-for-3 with a triple against Ruston.

Piper Stephens and Olivia Burns both had two hits, including triples. Burns also got the win,

Marissa Schoth went 3-for-4 with two doubles against Calvary.

Sophia Livers went 2-for-4 with a double and home run. 

Stephens hit a home run. Christina Gegg, Morgan Carroll and Kennedy LaPierre all had doubles.

Ava Defee allowed just five hits and struck out six.

Benton improved to 7-1.

Haughton’s Ella Vickers went 3-for-3 with a home run and two RBI.

Kylie Small went 2-for-3 with a triple. Brooklynn Bockhaus went 2-for-4 with a triple and two RBI.

Ariana Mathews had two hits.

Macey Schut gave up just four hits in six innings. 

Haughton improved to 3-5.

Airline raised its record to 5-2 with the victory over Ouachita Parish.

Paris Endris went 2-for-2 with a home run and double. Jina Baffuto had two doubles.

Emily Rachal and winning pitcher Aleena Duran had two hits each.

Note: The above report is based on information provided by coaches or available on teams’ official GameChanger accounts.

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