By tomorrow, the Waldron Lady Bulldogs are sure to be sick and tired of facing tigers. Last Friday they faced the Mansfield Tigers. Last night they faced the Charleston Tigers. And tomorrow night they will face the Acorn Tigers. In Tuesday evenings softball game, the Lady Bulldogs and the Lady Tigers kept things at a steady pace for the first four innings staying tied 1-1. But in the fifth inning, Charleston brought home four runners to Waldron’s two in the fifth and sixth innings, ending the game 5-3 Charleston.
Sophomore Saige Mahar came in strong with two runs and one hit. Senior Mackinzie Callahan lobbed off two hits, one run, and one steal. Freshman Molly Richmond fired off one hit. Senior Whitney Richmond hurled one hit, made one steal, and had one runner batted in. Sophomore Ashton Young produced one hit. And junior Bayleigh Lipham brought one runner in.
Sophomore Rheagan Sanford profited three putouts and two assists. Freshman Ashtyn Moore picked up three putouts. Freshman Jayden Manning cleaned up with three putouts and two assists. Bayleigh reaped four putouts. Whitney yielded two putouts. And with one putout each was Mackinzie, Saige, and junior Taylor Stacy.
Not only did pitcher Ashton Young draw one assist but she also threw out 76 pitches to 29 batters striking out one. For their last kitty war of the week, the 9-5 Waldron Lady Bulldogs will stay home and take on the 1-9 Acorn Lady Tigers on Thursday, April 4 at 5:00 p.m.