The Carroll Lady Dragon softball team recently hosted the second annual “Teal Out” game. Carroll hosted Haltom and the teams raised more than $3,000 for cancer awareness.
Lady Dragon player Nikki Spuria raised the most money and earned the honor of throwing a pie in the face of Carroll High School principal PJ Giamanco. Haltom helped the Lady Dragons and wore teal colors and helped support the baked goods sale.
Carroll (18-12) rallied with four runs in the sixth inning for a 6-3 victory in the opener of the best-of-three series at Workman Field. The Dragons are the No. 4 seed and Martin (26-4) is the No. 1 seed from District 3-4A. Game 2 is 6:30 p.m. Friday at Carroll Senior High School. Game 3, if necessary, is noon Saturday at CSHS.
Carroll finished fourth in District 4-5A and will face District 3-5A champion Arlington Martin in the Class 5A bi-district round series starting Thursday. Click here to follow the Lady Dragon softball team on GameChanger.
Carroll (17-12) vs. Martin (24-3) – Bi-District Playoff Series
Game 1: Thursday, 6:30 p.m. at Workman Park #2 (701 East Arbrook Drive. Arlington)
Game 2: Friday, 6:30 p.m. at CSHS
Game 3: (if necessary) Saturday, Noon at CSHS
Tickets: $5 adults; $3 students
Carroll (11-10) bounced back from a five-game losing streak and is now 2-4 in District 4-5A action. This week, the Lady Dragons host Haltom on Tuesday and play at Keller Central on Friday. All district games start at 5:30 p.m.
The Carroll Lady Dragons fell 10-3 last Thursday to Keller Central. The loss dropped the Lady Dragons to 18-5 overall and 6-2 in District 4-5A and snapped the team’s five-game win streak. The Lady Dragons were led at the plate with two hits by Jacqui Lehane and two RBI from Christina Andrews.
Carroll travels to face Timber Creek at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday and hosts Richland at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
The Lady Dragons improved to 17-4 overall and 5-1 in district. Sydney Bedford led Carroll with three hits. Lauren Heintzelman, Devon Walter and McKenzie Schneider each had two RBI apiece. Christina Andrews went seven innings, allowed five hits and earned the shutout victory with six strikeouts. Carroll produced 13 hits.
Carroll returns to action Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. at Haltom High School. The Lady Dragons return home Thursday to host Keller Central at 5:30 p.m. Thursday.
The Lady Dragons improved to 16-4 and 4-1 in District 4-5A as Alex Schneider led the team on the mound. The loss dropped Keller to 4-1 in district. Carroll jumped out to a 5-1 lead after three innings and 8-2 after five as they scored runs in the first five frames. Schneider also led the team with four hits and three RBI. Carroll returns to action Friday when it hosts Fossil Ridge at 5:30 p.m.
Read the Carroll-Keller game story on the Star-Telegram’s website.
The Carroll Lady Dragon softball team will host Strike Out Cancer Night Friday, March 22. The Lady Dragon game begins at 5:30 p.m. at Carroll Senior High School. Free hot dogs will be served and the Southlake Girls Softball Association will also be recognized.
The Lady Dragons are currently 15-4, 3-1 in District 4-5A and will face Keller Fossil Ridge and all proceeds will benefit Susan G. Komen. All Southlake Girls Softball Association players wearing their SGSA uniform will be admitted free to the game. SGSA players will also take the field with the Lady Dragons before the game and one lucky player will be selected to throw out the first pitch.
Before Friday’s special night, the Lady Dragons take the road to face Keller at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Carroll is 12-3 overall and 1-0 in District 4-5A play. The Lady Dragons opened district play recently with a 20-5 victory against Keller Central. Top hitters included Lauren Heintzelman, Alex Schneider and Jaqui Lehane. The Lady Dragons lost to in the Frisco Tournament opener last Friday 8-4 before bouncing back with victories against Arlington Bowie (18-0) and Lake Dallas (11-9).
Christina Andrews pitched the shutout against Bowie and Alex Schneider hit two home runs, including a grand slam. The Lady Dragons finished with 20 hits. Against Lake Dallas, Sydney Bedford went 4-for-4 and Andrews earned the victory and went 3-for-3 at the plate.
Carroll hosts Keller Timber Creek at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday under the lights at Dragon Fieldon the Carroll Senior High School campus. It marks the first game at CSHS since the lights were installed.
The Lady Dragon travel to face Richland at 5:30 p.m. Friday.