Sunday, May 26, 2024

Lady Pines' season ends in bidistrict


The Springtown Lady Pines' softball season came to an end in the bidistrict round of the Class 4A playoffs as they fell in a best-of-3 series to District 7-4A champion Sanger, 7-2 in Springtown and 10-4 in Sanger on April 25 and 26.

In a yeoman effort, pitcher Kylee Spray of Springtown struck out 12 batters in the opening game. Cheyanne Atchley had 2 of the team's 3 hits, including a double, with an RBI.

In Game 2, the Lady Pines were undone by 9 errors, which resulted in no earned runs for Sanger. For Springtown offensively, Haylee Sanborn and Madison Terrell each had a base hit.

Springtown ended the season with a 14-15-1 record and was fourth in District 8-4A with a 5-5 record. It's the fourth consecutive season in which the Lady Pines have reached the playoffs.