Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

February 18, 2013

Softball:Lady Tigers break into Class 2A poll at No. 9

Jay Neal
Jacksonville Daily Progress

TROUP — Apparently their efforts did not go unnoticed as the Troup girls checked in at No. 9 in the Texas Girls Coaches Association Class 2A poll, which came out at mid- afternoon Monday.

Included in Troup's wins in Carthage were three victories over state ranked outfits.

In the finals, the Lady Tigers clipped Beckville, 5-2. Beckville is ranked No. 5 in Class A.

The Lady Tigers also polished off then No. 5 (Class 2A) Linden-Kildare twice by scores of 2-1 and 5-0.

Katelyn Standley and Josee Ross were named to the All-Tournament team from Troup.

Troup is 6-0-1 on the year and will take on Carthage in Carthage at 5:30 p.m.Tuesday night.