Lady Bulldogs celebrate Labor Day with a 10-2 win over Islands

Taylor Thompson pulls one of her two big hits
Taylor Thompson pulls one of her two big hits

The Toombs County Lady Bulldogs don’t mind playing on Labor Day. For the second time in the past four seasons the Lady Dawgs won a Labor Day home game. In 2013 TCHS beat Metter on a holiday Monday to extend a winning streak to five games. On Labor Day 2016 Toombs took care of Islands 10-2 in five innings- the Lady Bulldogs second straight victory. The Lady Bulldogs evened their overall record at 5-5.

In 2013 eight Lady Bulldogs had at least one hit- Ansley Tatum (3-for-4 ), Abigail Lynn (2-for-4 with a double and a RBI), Katie Hayes, Bailey Bryson, Roxi Lane, Victoria Jordan, Dayo Waller and Victoria Reynolds.

Courtney Moore reaches on one of her three hits
Courtney Moore reaches on one of her three hits

Five current Lady Dawgs had at least one hit on Labor Day- Amber Braddock (2-for-4 with two stolen bases, two RBI’s and two runs scored), Courtney Moore (3-for-3 with two runs scored), Taylor Thompson (2-for-3 with thee RBI’s), Britney Beckum (1-for-2 with two walks, two runs scored and two RBI’s) and Kierra Williams (2-for-3 with two runs batted in).

1 2 3 4 5 R H E
Islands 1 0 9 0 1 2 7 2
Toombs County 3 5 1 1 x 10 10 2

Toombs County

Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
Amanda Powell 2 2 0 0 2 0
Amber Braddock 4 2 2 2 0 0
Courtney Moore 3 2 3 0 0 0
Taylor Thompson 3 2 2 3 0 0
Britney Beckum 2 1 1 2 2 0
Lillian Pittman 3 0 0 0 0 3
Kierra Williams 3 0 2 2 0 0
Megan Dukes 3 0 0 0 0 1
Destiny McCloud 2 0 0 0 0 0
Lexi Martin 0 1 0 0 1 0
Totals 25 10 10 8 5 4
Toombs County
Pitching IP H R ER K BB HR
Taylor Thompson 2.0 1 1 0 3 1 0
Courtney Moore 3.0 6 1 1 2 0 0
Totals 5.0 7 2 1 5 1 0
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Taylor Thompson started the game in the circle
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Courtney Moore pitched in a second straight TCHS win
Taylor Thomspn tags out a runner at third base
Taylor Thompson tags out a runner at third base on a grounder
Lillian Pitman catches a throw at first base
Lillian Pittman catches a throw at first base