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Greene Central nips Lady Warriors

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Greene Central nips Lady Warriors

The visiting Greene Central High varsity softball team (6-1) pushed across two runs in the top of the seventh inning to overcome Hunt 2-1 in a nonconference clash Monday night.

The uprising settled a pitching duel between the Lady Rams’ Hannah Burress and Hunt’s Samantha Waddell.

Both pitchers allowed six hits and each yielded one walk. Waddell struck out six and Burress four.

Madison Holloman drove in Greene Central’s runs, scoring Nyla Norwood and Aniyah Jones. Norwood collected two hits.

Waddell, who had a pair of hits, drove in Brianna Tucker with Hunt’s run in the first inning. The Lady Warriors fell to 2-4.

Score by innings:

Greene Central 000 000 2 — 2

Hunt 100 000 0 — 1

WP-Hannah Burress 7 IP, 6 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 4 SO. LP-Samantha Waddell 7 IP, 6 H, 2 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 6 SO.