The Prattville Lady Lions Softball teams notched critical area wins by beating the Enterprise Wildcats in a pair of shutouts Tuesday afternoon at Prattville High School. The Prattville Junior Varsity hung on for a 1-0 decision and the Varsity pulled out an 8-0 victory.
In the JV game, the Lady Lions got out of a major first inning jam on a double play turned by shortstop Payton Walraven to aid in the victory. Kaelyn Campbell pitched another gem allowing only 1 hit over 5 innings while striking out 4 to earn the win. Campbell also led at the plate with a double driving in Madison Riley for the only run of the game. Kailey Voland had the other hit of the game for the JV. The JV record is now 12-1 for the season.
In the Varsity game, the Lady Lions scored 3 runs in the third inning and never looked back in the decisive victory. Emma Hindi silenced the Lady Wildcat bats throughout to earn the complete game shut out. Hindi went 7 innings allowing only 3 hits and striking out an astounding 14 Enterprise batters. Hindi (Home Run, 2 Doubles) and Melissa Townsend (Double, 2 Singles) each recorded 3 hits in game to lead the Lady Lions at the plate. Bailey Cooper and Kelby Hogan each recorded two hits while McKenzie Harlow, Keitt Trammell and Sam Hilyer had 1 hit each to round out the hit parade. The Varsity is now 19-5 overall and 3-0 in the area.
The Varsity gets back at it with a road matchup against Lee Montgomery this Thursday at Lagoon Park followed by participating in the Gadsden City High School Tournament this weekend. Both the JV and Varsity will clash with the Stanhope Elmore Mustangs next Tuesday in Millbrook.