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Lady Cats earn wins
The Walnut Ridge Lady Bobcat softball team earned victories over Piggott and Manila in 3A-3 Conference play last week.
The Lady Cats defeated Piggott's Lady Mohawks 10-6 on April 11 at Piggott.
Baylee Davis had the hot bat for Walnut Ridge, going 3-for-4, including a home run, and driving in three runs. Katie Kersey also went 3-for-4 at the plate and scored three runs. Baylee Haskins and Alyssa Jones each went 2-for-4 with a double.
Haskins recorded eight strikeouts from the circle while pitching a complete game.
Walnut Ridge defeated the Manila Lady Lions 17-7 on April 10 at Stewart Park.
Briley Henson led the Lady Bobcats' offense, smacking two doubles and finishing with six RBIs. Haskins was 4-for-4 at the plate and scored five runs, while Shyanne Foley added two hits.