Lady Cougars win district


By Kelly Phillips - kellyphillips@civitasmedia.com



Crissy Higgins catches a ball at first for the out earlier this season at Russellville High School. The Lady Panthers beat Franklin-Simpson in the first round, but fell to Logan County in the championship game of the district tournament on Monday.


Photos by Kelly Phillips | NDL Kayleigh Sweeney ropes a hit earlier this fall against Franklin-Simpson. Logan County won the Middle School district tournament on Monday.


Shelby Gettings fields a pop up at second base this season. The Lady Cougars beat Russellville 11-2 on Monday to win the Championship.


The middle school softball district tournament was held on Monday at Todd County Central High School. The Logan County Lady Cougars (25-6-1) played the host Lady Rebels in the first game. The Lady Cougars had no problem with the home team. They won 12-0. The Russellville Lady Panthers faced a tough Franklin-Simpson team in the first game for them. The Lady Panthers beat the Lady Cats 5-4, setting up a championship game with the Lady Cougars.

In the Championship game, Russellville came out swinging in the first inning. The Lady Panthers took an early 2-0 lead. Logan County would answer back in the bottom of the inning with seven runs. The score would remain 7-2 until the Lady Cougars broke it open in the bottom of the third inning. They would plate four more runs. 11-2 would end up being the final score in the Championship game. The Logan County Lady Cougars won the 2016 district championship.

Crissy Higgins catches a ball at first for the out earlier this season at Russellville High School. The Lady Panthers beat Franklin-Simpson in the first round, but fell to Logan County in the championship game of the district tournament on Monday.
http://newsdemocratleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/web1_NDL-RUS-soft.jpgCrissy Higgins catches a ball at first for the out earlier this season at Russellville High School. The Lady Panthers beat Franklin-Simpson in the first round, but fell to Logan County in the championship game of the district tournament on Monday.

Photos by Kelly Phillips | NDL Kayleigh Sweeney ropes a hit earlier this fall against Franklin-Simpson. Logan County won the Middle School district tournament on Monday.
http://newsdemocratleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/web1_NDLms-3.jpgPhotos by Kelly Phillips | NDL Kayleigh Sweeney ropes a hit earlier this fall against Franklin-Simpson. Logan County won the Middle School district tournament on Monday.

Shelby Gettings fields a pop up at second base this season. The Lady Cougars beat Russellville 11-2 on Monday to win the Championship.
http://newsdemocratleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/web1_NDLms-6.jpgShelby Gettings fields a pop up at second base this season. The Lady Cougars beat Russellville 11-2 on Monday to win the Championship.

By Kelly Phillips

kellyphillips@civitasmedia.com

comments powered by Disqus