Lyons, GA. – September 26, 2023 | Coach Hayne Brant
In another commanding performance on the mound, left-handed pitcher Shay Stringer led the Toombs County Lady Dawgs Softball team to a 7-1 triumph over Pierce County on Monday.
Stringer showcased her command, allowing only two hits and one run across seven innings, in addition to recording 11 strikeouts and issuing only two walks.
The Lady Dawgs initiated their scoring in the top of the second inning. Key plays included singles from Cyleigh Ennis and Nora Grace Mercer, capped off by Emerson Powell’s sacrifice fly, bringing in the first run.
The team continued to add to their lead in the third, pushing their lead to 4-0 when Stringer grounded out adding another run.
Mercer was particularly outstanding, leading the charge with three hits from her four appearances at the plate. Other notable contributors included Kassidy Brantley, E. Powell, Aniston Powell, Stringer, Enis, and Casey Cantwell, each adding a RBI for the Lady Dawgs’ robust offensive showing.
On Tuesday, September 26, 2023, the Lady Dawgs will travel to Tattnall County for another region game at 6 PM.