The third season begins tonight for the Sulphur Springs Wildcats.
It won’t be at Eagle Stadium in Sulphur Springs as originally planned.
Rainfall overnight and Thursday morning made the Sulphur Springs field too wet for the game. So the contest has been moved to Henderson.
MERIT — The North Hopkins Lady Panthers ended a best-of-three game series in three and a half hours.
North Hopkins, riding the arms of pitchers Chastin Smiddy and Jessica Harry, sweep the Class 1A area playoffs Wednesday at Bland High School field, winning by scores of 7-0 and 10-0.
The twin shutouts are nothing new for the successful Lady Panther program under Jim Westbrook. The squad came into the game with a first round bye after making their eighth consecutive playoff berth.
PRINCETON—The skies might have finally been clear, but Saltillo did not see a ray of light until the third inning in Wednesday night’s area playoff competition against District 9-A champion Lindsay Lady Knights.
“We just made too many mental errors,” explained Saltillo Lady Lion head softball coach Mimi Kempenaar. “It took us too long to get started. I am very proud of my girls for what they have accomplished this year.”