Lady Tigers wrap up season

 

Fayetteville High School’s Lady Tigers wrapped up the season in the district tournament, falling to Eagleville, taking a win over Cornersville and finally dropping a tough game to Moore County.

On Monday of last week, the Lady Tigers faced off against Eagleville, falling 12-2.

Gabbey Flynt led things off in the circle for the Lady Tigers. The righty allowed five hits and four runs over two and a third innings, striking out three and walking one. Kinsley Bryan threw two and a third innings in relief out of the bullpen.

Tyra Haston and Flynt each collected one hit to lead the Lady Tigers.

FHS was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error.

The Lady Tigers bounced back on Tuesday night, taking a 6-2 victory over Cornersville.

In the first inning, the Lady Tigers got their offense started when Tyra Haston doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run. Before the inning was over, the Lady Tigers would add 4 runs to the board. The final two runs came in the sixth and seventh.

Gabbey Flynt was credited with the victory for Lady Tigers. The pitcher lasted seven innings, allowing two hits and two runs while striking out seven.

Julia Dodson went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead the Lady Tigers in hits.

FHS was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error.

The Lady Tigers then faced off against Moore County, a team they had defeated the previous week. Once again, the game came down to the final play. A walk-off left the Lady Tigers on the wrong end of a 4-3 defeat.

Down 3-2 in the top of the seventh, the Lady Tigers had tied things up at three when MaKenna Beck hit a solo homer.

Gabbey Flynt took the loss for the Lady Tigers. The pitcher allowed nine hits and four runs over eight innings, striking out eight.

Lauren Pettie led the Lady Tigers with two hits in four at bats.

By the numbers

Lady Tigers vs. Eagleville

By Inning: FHS, 0, 0, 0, 2, 0 (final, 2); Eagleville, 0, 0, 4, 2, 6 (final, 12).

At the Plate: Tyra Haston, triple; Gabbey Flynt, single.

On the Mound: Gabbey Flynt, two and one-third innings, 5 hits, 4 runs, 1 walk, 3 strikeouts; Kinsley Bryan, two and one-third innings, 6 hits, 7 runs, 1 walk, 3 strikeouts.

Errors: FHS, 0; Eagleville, 0.

Lady Tigers vs. Cornersville

By Inning: FHS, 4, 0, 0, 0, 0, 1, 1 (final, 6); Cornersville, 0, 0, 2, 0, 0, 0, 0 (final, 2).

At the Plate: MaKenna Beck, double; Lauren Pettie, single; Tyra Haston, double; Julia Dodson, two singles; Gabbey Flynt, single; Emma Frame, single; Kinsley Bryan, single.

On the Mound: Gabbey Flynt, seven innings, 2 hits, 2 runs, 3 walks, 7 strikeouts.

Errors: FHS, 0; Cornersville, 3.

Lady Tigers vs. Moore County

By Inning: FHS, 0, 0, 0, 1, 0, 1, 1, 0, 0 (final, 3); Moore County, 1, 1, 0, 0, 1, 0, 0, 0, 1 (final, 4).

At the Plate: MaKenna Beck, 1 homerun; Lauren Pettie, 2 singles; Gabbey Flynt, single; Kinsley Bryan, single.

On the Mound: Gabbey Flynt, 8 innings, 9 hits, 4 runs, 3 walks, 8 strikeouts.

Errors: FHS, 2; Moore County, 2.