Softball team finishes 7th at tournament


The softball team finished 7th out of 64 teams at the BCS Tournament during the weekend.

The Lady Vikings finished with a 4-2 record. In the 7th place game the Lady Vikings rallied with 2 outs in the 7th inning to defeat Kingwood Park 5-3.

Junior Chandon Morris knocked in sophomore Saleen Quinonez from 1st with a double off the wall to tie the game. Morris gave the Lady Vikings the lead for good by scoring on a wild pitch from 2nd base. Lady Vikings added an insurance run as sophomore Rachel Agnello knocked in fellow sophomore Jordan Waggoner with an infield single. Sophomore Brianna Salinas picked up her second victory of the year.

Earlier in the day the Lady Vikings lost to Ridge Point by a score of 12-6. Chandon Morris hit her first home run of the season.

On Friday at home the Lady Vikings played a pair of state ranked teams. In the first game of the day the ladies defeated #10 FW Brewer by a score of 11-3. The Lady Vikings exploded with 8 runs of the first extra inning. Senior Rachel Ullmann picked up her second victory of the year. In the second game of the day #8 Birdville defeated the ladies by a score of 3-2.

The Lady Vikings will kickoff district play on Tuesday as they travel to Livingston.