The Trion Lady Dogs began Play Day August 20th playing Ringgold, Saddle Ridge, and Gordon Lee. The team won, loss, and tied the games that day. We had several pitchers that day which included Jenna Mosley, Emma Howard, Aubree Burke, and Ransley Lawrence. We had several hits, walks, and hit by pitch by all the players. Overall the day was a success.
The season began Monday August 22nd at home versus Saddle Ridge. Burke took to mound in the victory of 5-3. She pitched well with 10 strikeouts in 7 innings pitched. The offense was led by Mosley (double, single, RBI), Chloe Murdock (single, RBI), Howard (double, RBI), Burke (single), Linzie Thompson (RBI), Lily Keen (walk) and a SAC bunt by Kaylie Bell.
The JV team beat Saddle Ridge JV 6-3. Lawrence pitched a great game. She had help with the offensive bats and some defensive plays.
On Tuesday August 23rd the Lady Dogs loss a tough game against Ringgold 8-5 at home. Mosley took the mound and had 2 strikeouts in 7 innings pitched. The offense was led by Mosley (triple, double, single, and walk), Bell (2 singles, 3 RBI’s), Murdock (2 singles, RBI, HBP), Lauren Delay (single, walk), Burke (single), Howard (SAC fly, RBI), Thompson (SAC bunt, HBP), and Jaycie Helms (HBP).
The Lady Dogs traveled to Gordon Lee Thursday August 25th and suffered another tough loss 9-1. They were only down 2-1 until the last inning. Howard pitched a great game with a strikeout in 5 1/3 inning and Mosley came for 2/3 inning with a strikeout. The offense was led by Mosley (2 singles), Murdock (single, RBI), Burke (walk), Bell (SAC bunt), and Howard (HBP).
The JV beat Gordon Lee JV 9-5. Burke took the mound then Lawrence came in to close. They had great offensive and defense behind them.
The Lady Dogs their next game on Tuesday August 30th at Dade Co at 5 PM, JV will follow. Then Thursday September 1st at home versus Lafayette at 5 PM.
Trion Middle School Softball Roster
#33 Hailey Adams 6th
#3 Lorianna Beech 6th
#12 Aubrey Burke 6th
#11 VaLaceia Burris 6th
#00 Anna Edge 6th
#45 Ransley Lawrence 6th
#42 Maggie Ragland 6th
#27 Bailey Smith 6th
#8 Kaylie Bell 7th
#24 Emma Howard 7th
#15 Alyson Jones 7th
#4 Jenna Mosley 7th
#23 Lauren DeLay 8th
#5 Jaycie Helms 8th
#6 Lily Keen 8th
#2 Chloe Murdock 8th
#13 Linzie Thompson 8th
Trion Middle School Softball Schedule – 2016
|Sat 8/20/16||Play Day||TBA||TBA|
|Mon 8/22/16||Saddle Ridge – JV After||Home||4:30 PM|
|*Tues 8/23/16||Ringgold||Home||4:30 PM|
|Thurs 8/25/16||Gordon Lee||Away||4:30 PM|
|Tues 8/30/16||Dade County – JV After||Away||4:30 PM|
|Thurs 9/1/16||LaFayette||Home||4:30 PM|
|*Thurs 9/8/16||Heritage||Away||4:30 PM|
|*Fri 9/9/16||Lakeview – JV After||Home||4:30 PM|
|*Tues 9/13/16||Dade County – JV After||Home||4:30 PM|
|*Thurs 9/15/16||LaFayette||Away||4:30 PM|
|*Tues 9/20/16||Gordon Lee – JV After||Home||4:30 PM|
|*Thurs 9/22/16||Saddle Ridge – JV After||Away||4:30 PM|
|*Tues 9/27/16||Rossville||Away||4:30 PM|
|*Thurs 9/29/16||Chattanooga Valley||Away||4:30 PM|
|10/10/16 – 10/15/16||NGAC Playoffs||TBA||TBA|
Contributing Sports Writer: Brandi Mosley