The Anson Middle School Lady Cats Softball Team ended their 2014 season as Conference Tournament Champs! They cinched the win with a victory over the Hamlet Red Rams in the Conference Championship matchup on May 8.
The Lady Cats came out on fire, hitting the ball well, and posted an 8-0 lead at the bottom of the second inning. The team played solid on both sides of the ball throughout the game, and came out on top, with a final score of 9-2. Big hitters for the game were Taylor Austin (5 for 5), Grace Morgan (3 for 5), and Cydney Livingston, Jordan Sikes, and Kamryn Flake (2 for 4). Cydney Livingston was also strong on the mound, allowing only 4 hits.
The team had a very successful season, boasting a 12-4 overall record, and was 9-2 in conference play. In the Conference Tournament, they only allowed 4 total runs, defeating their first round opponent, Sycamore Lane, 12-2. Congratulations to the AMS Softball players, and their coaches for a job well done!
Members of the 2014 Softball team include: Taylor Austin, Brooke Baucom, Jaserah Bennett, Kayla Davis, Kaz DeBerry, Kamryn Flake, Savannah Houser, Carli Jackson, Cydney Livingston, Grace Morgan, Tierra Presson, Jordan Sikes, Brooke Stovall, Blake Treadaway and Hanna Williams. The team is coached by: Eric Howell, Hannah Parker and Joe Sikes.