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Lady Cats beats S-H
The Walnut Ridge Lady Bobcat softball team concluded 2A-2 conference play with a 9-7 win over Sloan-Hendrix on Friday at Stewart Park.
Sabrina Knight led the Lady Cats, going 4-for-4 at the plate, with two RBIs and scored three runs. Whitney Rider went 3-for-3 with an RBI, while Sunnie Cunningham went 3-for-4 and scored two runs.
Hannah Massey was the winning pitcher.
The Lady Bobcats defeated visiting Cotter 9-4 on April 23.
Cunningham had three hits, while Maggie Jackson, Brianna Nunley and Knight all had two hits apiece.
Massey pitched a complete game, allowing two earned runs on nine hits, and striking out two.
Walnut Ridge dropped both games of a doubleheader at Pangburn on April 22. Pangburn won the first game 3-0 and took the nightcap 14-6.
Massey took the loss in the first game, giving up two earned runs on five hits.
In game two, Jackson went 1-for-3 with two RBIs, and Knight went 1-for-3 with a double.
The Lady Cats edged Salem 7-6 on April 21 at Walnut Ridge.
Massey was the winning pitcher, and also had two hits at the plate.