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

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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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