The Toombs County Middle School battery of Ashtyn Braddy and Hannah Varnadoe each stroked two or more hits in the Lady Bullpups 8-5 home loss to rival J.R. Trippe. TCMS is 2-2 with a 17-4 win at Swainsboro and a forfeit victory over Dublin. The girls lost at West Laurens 12-0 on Tuesday.
Braddy singled and scored in the first inning on a hit by Varnadoe. Ashtyn later singled twice and dtove in a run, stole a base and scored and she drove in a run with a RBI grounder in the seventh.
Varnadoe also walked and singled in a second run. Braddy pitched all seven innings and struck out a handful of batters.