Bulldogettes dominate Ladybirds

Teamates congratulate pitcher MaKynlee Overton for hitting a home run during their game against Crane held Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, in Crane.Makynlee Overton hits a home run during their game against Crane held Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, in Crane.Cassie Grant stops at third base during their game against Crane held Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, in Crane.
Overton pitches shutout, ‘Dogettes get big 19-0 victory

MaKynlee Overton pitched a shutout to help the Bulldogettes win 19-0 against the Crane Ladybirds Saturday afternoon in high school varsity fastpitch softball action.
Besides being credited with the win, the freshman also hit a home run on a line drive to left field. She struck out 11 batters, walked one, and gave up only one hit over five innings. Overton faced 18 batters, threw 80 pitches and earned 52 strikes.
Coahoma’s Jaydan Mann went 4 for 5 at the plate, and she had three RBIs for the game. She led in hits for the Bulldogettes.
Catcher Kinzee Canales, who hit a triple in the fourth, went 2 for 3 and had three RBIs. Coahoma had 9 runs heading into the top of the fifth then scored another 10 in that inning alone.
After Overton struck out two batters in the bottom of the fifth, Mann caught a fly ball in left field for the last out and the game was called on the 10-run rule.

For the full story, please see Monday's paper.

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