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High school softball: Benton routs Captain Shreve


The Benton Lady Tigers rolled past Captain Shreve 16-1 in four innings in a District 1-5A game Tuesday at Shreve.

Elsewhere, Airline fell to Calvary Baptist 13-4 at Airline, and Haughton lost to Sterlington 9-5 in eight innings at Haughton.

At Shreve, Megan Risher went 4-for-4 with two triples and four RBI. Sophia Livers went 2-for-3 with two triples. 

Meaux Carroll went 2-for-3 with a triple. Christina Gegg also went 2-for-3.

Olivia Burns had a double and three RBI. Piper Stephens had two RBI.

Burns allowed four hits and struck out four. 

Benton (17-7, 4-2) is scheduled to play its final district game at Parkway at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. If they win, the Lady Tigers will finish tied for third in the district with Haughton, one game behind co-champs Airline and Natchitoches Central.

Captain Shreve dropped to 14-11 overall and finished district play 3-4.

At Haughton, the game went into extra innings tied at 5. Sterlington scored four in the top of the eighth.

The Lady Bucs led 4-1 after four innings, but the Lady Panthers rallied to take a 5-4 lead with four in the top of the fifth. Haughton tied it on Brooklynn Bockhaus’ leadoff home run in the bottom of the inning.

Ariana Mathews went 3-for-4. Sara White hit a solo home run and drew three walks.

Laney Dobrow had a two-RBI double.

Haughton (14-12) is scheduled to host Claiborne Christian at 5:30 Thursday.

Sterlington improved to 16-9.

At Airline, the Lady Vikings dropped two 17-9. Calvary Baptist improved to 18-11.

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

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