Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

March 1, 2014

Lady Eagle softball wins pair in Hallsville tourney

Progress staff reports
Jacksonville Daily Progress

HALLSVILLE —

Rusk earned a couple of wins Friday in second-day action of the Hallsville Tournament.

The Lady Eagles are now 7-4 on the year.

The Rusk girls knocked off Van, 4-2, Friday and also beat Elysian Field (score unavailable).

On Thursday the Lady Eagles opened their three day run up by splitting a pair of outings.

Rusk beat White Oak and lost to the host Ladycats.

With a half dozen seniors on the roster, expectations are high, once again, for the Lady Eagles.

Those in their final season in a Rusk uniform are, Kelsey Blankinship, Cheyenne Phillips, Kara Hugghins, Maci Turner, Gabby Willis and Chelsie Daniels.

Rusk will be off until Mar. 7 when it hosts Van at 6 p.m. at Lady Eagle Park.