Ladies Cruise Past Lady Bobcats

From staff reports

The No. 5 Crowley Ladies banged out 11 hits to easily defeat the sixth-ranked Erath Lady Bobcats 10-1 here Wednesday in a non-district contest.

The Ladies now stand at 22-6 on the season.

Nella LaGrange was the winning pitcher for Crowley after she struck out three and gave up one unearned run on three hits and three walks..

The Ladies took the 4-1 lead in the third inning. Jocelyn Marceaux started with a bunt single, and she was followed by Phobee Spell and Lily Hoffpauir with RBI doubles.  Sckylier Baronet added a single.

The Ladies added another run in the fourth and five more in the fifth on four hits.  Cienna O’Donnell and Payton Breaux had back-to-back singles that forced Erath’s starting pitcher out of the game.  Alana Abshire then singled, and Hannah Abshire followed with an RBI single. Marceaux’s bunt knocked in another run on a fielder’s choice.   The Ladies scored two more runs when Spell’s hit down the right field line was misplayed.

Hoffpauir led the Ladies offensively by going 3-for-4 with a double and two RBI.  Also hitting for the Ladies were Baronet (two hits, two RBI), Spell (one double, one RBI), Marceaux (one single, one RBI), Hannah Abshire (one single, one RBI), O’Donnell (one single), Breaux (one single), and Alana Abshire (one single).