Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

March 19, 2013

19-3A Softball: No. 4 Rusk to welcome in Groesbeck tonight

Jay Neal
Jacksonville Daily Progress

RUSK —  After a seven-day lay off the Rusk High School softball team will return to the diamond at 7 p.m. tonight by hosting Groesbeck in the District 19-3A opener.

The Lady Eagles (13-2) last played on Mar.12 when Sydney Littlejohn, a University of Alabama signee, tossed a perfect game against Lindale.

The long and lean fire baller whiffed 14 Lindale batters in that outing.

The Lady Eagles moved up to No. 4 in the latest Texas Girls Coaching Association Class 3A poll, whcih was released Monday.

The Ashley Renner-coached Lady Eagles will hit the road Friday for a 7 p.m. game against Mexia.