Softball season begins with a Lady Bullpup win and a Lady Bulldog loss

The regular season opened on Thursday with the Toombs County Middle School Lady Bullpups beating Claxton 17-12 on the road while the Toombs County Lady Bulldogs lost a home game to Jeff Davis 14-3.

K.K. Mobley, Emma Salter and Ziahya Griffin each went 2-for-2 for the Lady Bullpups and every other starter had one hit.

The Lady Bulldogs stroked seven hits against JD. LiliAnn Pitman led the way by going 2-for-3 with a double, a walk and three RBI’s. Pittman singled in a pair of runs and doubled in one with a drive to deep right. Freshman Ashtyn Braddy went 2-for-3 with a double in her first varsity at bat. She also walked and scored a run. Amber Braddock went 2-for-4 with a run scored and Fallon Holland went 1-for-3.

LiliAnn Pitman smashes a pitch for a RBI double to right field
LiliAnnPittman rounds first and watches her deep drive roll to the fence as Ashtyn Braddy (left) scores
Ashryn Braddy doubles to left field in her first varsity at bat
Britney Beckum makes a running catch in shallow center field
Britney Beckum throw to to first base and LiliAnn Pittman doubles up a Lady Yellow Jacket
Amber Braddock makes a back hand play at second base
Lexie Martin takes care of a grounder at third base
Ashtyn Braddy deals a pitch