Southlake Carol roared with two wins, finishing Midland High in the Area Playoff Series in Class 6 scheduled for Saturday via pitching.
The Lady Dragons defeated MHS 6-2 by five runs in the eighth after both teams finished a seven-inning run. Carol ran two late in the seventh to extend her limit with a 4-1 win over Lady Dogs in Game 3.
MHS won 1 game on Friday 1-0 behind a two-hit shutout since the start of Picture Alex Aguilar after his softball season ended 2-1–6-1-0.
The Lady Dragons (19-1 The) will face Abilene High in the regional quarterfinals.
MHS in Game 2 in the first episode when Violet Granado beat Jolie Beja alone at home.
Lady Dogs Cols Alex Aguilar started Game 2 by shooting five blank innings before Carol tied the game for sixth.
After the Lady Dragons extended their lead to 6-1, MHS’s Jana Hinojos made a run below eighth, but the Lady Dogs were unable to close the gap.
Lillian Cooper led Carol to Game 2 with a 2-for-3 home run and a walk.
In Game 3, the Lady Dragons took a 2-0 lead after scoring a run in the second and a run in the fourth.
MHS freshman Jane Casillas hit a single home run in fourth and made the deficit one run before adding two more Lady Dragons in seventh.
In the 15 innings combined on Saturday, Aguilar has scored just two runs (17 runs) for 14 hits and five walks, where he has scored 16 runs.
Carol’s starter Claire Timmons played 15 innings and allowed just three runs (one earned) on 11 hits and two walks.
Casillas went 4-7 combined on a doubleheader with a home run, a double, an RBI and a run.
Midland High’s Braille Morris rallied for both games, while Baiza hit both games with a walk and a run.
South Carol 6, Midland High 2
Carol 000001 05 –6 6 4
MHS 100 000 01 –2 6 1
Claire Timmons and Brooke Barwick. Alex Aguilar and Samantha Bustos. W: Timmons. L – Aguilar 2B – Carol: Barwick. 3B – Carol: Timmons. HR – Carol: Lillian Cooper.
South Carol 4, Midland High 1
Carol 010 100 2 –4 8 1
MHS 000 100 0 –1 5 3
Timmons and Warwick Aguilar and Boostos 2B – Carol: Warwick; MHS: Jane Casillas. HR – MHS: Casillas.
Records: MHS 27-6-1; Carol 19-13