High school softball: Haughton routs Byrd in 1-5A contest


The Haughton Lady Bucs routed the Byrd Lady Jackets 18-4 in five innings in a District 1-5A softball game Friday at Byrd.

Haughton improved to 11-12 overall and 5-2 in 1-5A.

Eight Lady Bucs combined for 13 hits. McKayla Burkart went 3-for-3 with a home run, double and six RBI. Lauren Edwards had two hits, including a triple, and four RBI.

Sidney Arnold went 2-for-3 with a double and three RBI. Lacey Dodson had two hits.

Danielle Warren and Shelby Hensley had doubles. Leah Hopson was the winning pitcher.

Elsewhere, Allie Hunt went 2-for-3 in Parkway’s 12-1 loss to Jewel Sumner in the Live Oak tournament.

— Russell Hedges, rhedges@bossierpress.com