TROPHY CLUB – The Carroll Lady Dragons picked up an important District 5-6A win last Thursday to stay in the playoff hunt.
Carroll defeated Byron Nelson 8-1 and improved to 15-11-1 overall and 6-6 in district.
The Lady Dragons trailed 1-0 before a three-run third inning gave them the lead for good. Carroll added two runs in the fifth inning and three in the seventh. Carroll was led at the plate by Abigail Stuart and Katie Gee, who each had two hits apiece. Brooke Martin led the Lady Dragons with two RBI.
Kelly Shackleford earned the victory on the mound for the Lady Dragons and tossed a complete game.
The Lady Dragons will look for another victory when they host L.D. Bell Tuesday at 7 p.m.