Neleigh Herring led Chandler past Seminole, while Asher run-ruled Allen.
Herring leads Chandler past Seminole
CHANDLER – Neleigh Herring hit a grand slam and pitched the final three innings in relief as the Chandler Lady Lions won their seventh straight game on Tuesday, holding off Seminole 12-8.
Chastyn Spruill put the Lady Lions (13-2) up early with an RBI double in the first inning, but the Lady Chieftains took advantage of some Chandler fielding errors to take a 3-1 lead in the top of the third.
Herring’s grand slam in the bottom of the inning put Chandler in the lead for good. Both teams added three runs in the fourth inning and, after Seminole had made the score 8-7, the Lady Lions put the game away with four in the top of the sixth.
Katie Lane was the winning pitcher, allowing four earned runs and five hits while striking out two in four innings.
The Lady Lions will open the Prague Tournament on Thursday against Millwood at 11:15 a.m.
Asher blows out Allen
ASHER – The Asher Lady Indians got their second run-rule win in as many days, downing Allen 10-0 in four innings at home Tuesday.
Tarin Dubler went 3-3 at the plate and pitched four shutout innings, allowing three hits in a walk with a pair of strikeouts.
Desaray Goodgion had two hits, including a double and an RBI. Braxten Frazier added a triple.
Asher took advantage of seven Allen errors.
The Lady Indians (9-3) will open their own tournament on Thursday against Ripley at 5:40 p.m.