Lady Warrior Southern Classic
Lebanon High's softball team is scheduled to play in the Lady Warrior Southern Classic Friday and Saturday at Murfreesboro's McKnight Park.
Friday at 6 p.m., the Lady Devils will be matched up with Bob Jones High (Ala.) at McKnight No. 2, followed by an 8 p.m. contest with Scott County (Ky.) at 8 p.m. on Field No. 3.
Three games are on tap Saturday, beginning with a 10 a.m. match-up with Wilson (Ala.), a 2 p.m. game with Dyer County and a 4 p.m. battle with Independence High.
Lebanon 4, Hendersonville 3
HENDERSONVILLE -- Moving their scheduled game up 24 hours to avoid Thursday's rain, Lebanon took an early 4-0 lead and held on for a 4-3 victory over Hendersonville Wednesday at Drakes Creek Park.
The Lady Devils (6-2) took a 2-0 lead in the first, scoring runs on RBI singles from Brianna Nagelhout and Megan Jaselskis.
LHS added two more in the top of the second as ninth grader Anna Bennett led off with a single, the was chased home on a single by Sarah Aubuchon.
Brianna Nagelhout followed with a double that scored Aubuchon.
Nagelhout picked up the pitching decision -- allowing three runs with one strikeout and scattered six hits.
Bennett led the LHS offense with three hits, including doubles in the second and sixth innings.
Westminster 6, FCS 2
GULF SHORES, Ala. -- A Friendship Christian comeback effort fell short Wednesday evening as Huntsville's Westminster Christian defeated the Lady Commanders 6-2 in the Gulf Shores Nike Classic. Down 6-0, Friendship mounted a late rally, scoring twice in the top of the fifth.
Courtney Petty had two of Friendship's three hits as the Lady Commanders fell to 8-3-1 on the season.
FCS will be back in action 6:30 -.m. Monday, March 28 taking on Lipscomb Academy at Nashville's Trevecca Nazarene University.
Friendship 7, Cordova 5
GULF SHORES, Ala. -- Friendship Christian rallied for five runs in the top of the fourth, then held on to post a 7-5 victory over Cordova Wednesday morning in the Gulf Shores Nike Classic.
Cordova led 4-1 before the Lady Commanders pushed across a run in the top of the third, cutting the margin to 4-2. The Wolves countered with a run in the bottom of the frame, only to see FCS break loose for the big fourth inning outburst.
Riley Walker had a monster game, driving in four runs on a pair of hits while Courtney Miles and Hannah Alexander each had RBI hits.