High school softball: Ennis leads Airline to win in Rapides tournament


Maddie Ennis went 4-for-4 with a home run, three doubles and four RBI as Airline defeated Sacred Heart 6-4 in the Rapides softball tournament Friday.

Jessica Baffuto went 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI. Brooklyn Brandon went 2-for-3. Lexi Gray had a double.

Jessica Grubbs allowed five hits in six innings and struck out four.

Airline trailed 4-2 after five and then scored four in the sixth. Brandon, Caroline Easom and Baffuto had consecutive singles and Ennis followed with a two-run blast.

Airline improved to 17-6. Sacred Heart dropped to 13-8.

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com