It was all Byng the first 4 innings of game three of the Championship Series with the Byng Pirates. The Lady Lions were down 3-0 heading into the fifth inning. It was that inning that the Lions put up 8 runs to take the lead. Byng roared back to score four runs in the bottom of the fifth and after trading runs in the 6th inning it was Callie Hackers 7th inning 3 run home run that gave the Lions the big lead that they needed.
Hacker and Emylee Campbell both hit home runs in the contest and both came at crucial times, Campbells in the 6th and Hackers in the 7th.
Hacker lead the way in hits with 4, Campbell, Maggie Smith, and Dynver Darling all had 3 hits a piece while Josey Harris, Grace Minton, Jadyn Hefley, Bailey Adams, Jaycie Adams, and Morgan Thompson all chipped in with 2.
The win sends the Lady Lions into regionals. With only 16 teams remaining in the state the Lady Lions will have to finish first or second in the 4 team regional tournament to advance to the state tournament held at Hall of Fame Stadium.