Oxford Lady Yellow Jackets Varsity Loses Lead Early In Defeat
Oxford Lady Yellow Jackets Varsity watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 4-3 loss to Alexandria on Thursday. Alexandria scored on a single by Leighton Sparks and an error in the first inning.
Oxford Lady Yellow Jackets Varsity lost despite out-hitting Alexandria eight to six.
Alexandria got things moving in the first inning, when Sparks singled on a 2-0 count, scoring one run.
Emmah Rolfe took the win for Alexandria. She went six innings, allowing three runs on eight hits, striking out seven and walking zero.
Emmali Meads took the loss for Oxford Lady Yellow Jackets Varsity. She allowed three hits and three runs over three innings, striking out four and walking zero.
Oxford Lady Yellow Jackets Varsity tallied eight hits in the game. Brentli Champion and Crestavia Curry all managed multiple hits for Oxford Lady Yellow Jackets Varsity.
Champion led Oxford Lady Yellow Jackets Varsity with three hits in three at bats.
The Oxford Lady Jacket softball team will now battle their way out of the Calhoun County losers bracket. Their first opponent is Weaver. That game will be held at 7:30 Thursday evening.
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