(May 3, 2014) The McLennan Highlassies defeated the Grayson Lady Vikings 6-1 Saturday afternoon to advance in the loser's bracket of the Region V Tournament in Longview.
The Highlassies began the scoring with two runs in the bottom of the first. Ashley Mills drew a lead off walk and moved to second on a groundout by Natali Duron. Taylor Davis was safe on an error. Danielle Gregory followed with a single to score Mills. Courtney Mica then singled to score Davis.
McLennan added three runs in the second inning. Kaymee Gooden walked, Mills singled and Duron walked to load the bases. Davis walked, bringing Gooden in to score. Mills and Duron both scored on a single by Gregory.
Grayson's only run came in the top of the fourth as Diana Rodriguez was hit by the pitch, moved to second on a passed ball and scored on a McLennan error.
The Highlassies rounded out the scoring with a run in the fifth as Danielle Gregory singled and came around to score on a single by Abby White.
McLennan faces Weatherford at 7:30 p.m. tonight.