Mineola 9
Quitman 5
On Monday Night, we were in Quitman for the 13-3A softball matchup between the Quitman Lady Bulldogs and the Mineola Lady Jackets. Mineola jumped out to an early 3-0 lead in the 1st inning but Quitman shut the Lady Jackets down in the next 2 innings. Quitman scored a run in the 3rd inning to cut the lead to 3-1. Mineola scored 2 more runs in the 4th inning and then added 4 more runs in the 5th inning to take a 9-1 lead into the 6th inning. In the bottom of the 6th inning , Mineola walked 5 Quitman batters which led to 3 Lady Bulldog runs and made the score 9-4 going into the 7th inning. In the bottom of the 7th, Quitman’s Ashley Davis led off the inning with an inside the park homerun, but that would be the last run of the night for Quitman and the Mineola Lady Jackets beat Quitman 9-5. Alyssa Lankford had a good game at the plate for Mineola going 3-3 and scoring 2 runs. The bright spot for Quitman was Ashley Davis who had 2 rbis.