Lady Dragons take title | Collierville Independent


Clutch hitting and an exceptional pitching effort led the Lady Dragons to the Region 8-AAA Title over Houston with a 3-2 win on Wednesday May 15th at Bradley Field.

Kari Kennel drove in the winning run to give Lady Dragons the lead in the sixth inning, following a game tying RBI double by Shelby Crocker.  Both hits came with 2 out.

Bayleigh Wisher struck out eight, paving the way for the Lady Dragons win. Wisher allowed no earned runs on four hits and two walks over seven innings. Region 8-AAA Champions: Front row, from left, are Shelby Crocker, Bayleigh Wisher, Nancy Lieberman, Allison Haskett, Eli Burriss, Kari Kennel, Elena Maxwell and Brooke Castillo. Back row, from left, are Asst. Coaches Barry Sarrio, Larissa McCoy and Meagan Bradley, Hannah Oliver, Avery Tubbs, Callie Spain, Kelsey Gross, Jacqueline Conlan, Madison Pusey, Alex Dill and Head Coach Mike Bradley.Region 8-AAA Champs