Friday, August 12, 2022

Lady Dragon Softball Falls in Wild Area Playoff Series

LDSoftball2BROWNWOOD – The Carroll Lady Dragon softball team’s season came to an end Saturday afternoon in Brownwood.

Carroll lost in Game 3 of an area playoff series against Midland 17-12. The Lady Dragons opened the series with a thrilling 8-7 victory in eight innings, then held a lead in Game 2 before Midland rallied and forced a deciding Game 3. Carroll, which upset Arlington Martin, in the bi-district round, ended the season 20-14.

In the series opener, Carroll trailed 7-5 entering the bottom of the eighth before scoring three runs to win. The Lady Dragons finished with 18 hits. Lauren Heintzelman led the team with five hits and three RBI. In Game 2, the Lady Dragons led 8-2 after four innings before Midland rallied for a 12-11 victory.