Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

March 2, 2013

Softball: Troup opens district play with 5-0 blanking of Sabine

Ross strikes out 11 Lady Cardinals for state-ranked Lady Tigers

Jay Neal
Jacksonville Daily Progress

TROUP — Lady Tiger pitcher Josee Ross fanned 11 Sabine batters while going the distance in the circle.

Ross allowed just three hits and walked only one.

Troup (9-4-1, 1-0 in 18-2A) plated four runners in the bottom of the third inning while taking advantage of three Lady Cardinal errors in the frame.

Lee Ann Lloyd, Katelyn Standley, Caitlin Tomlin Jaclyn Bender and Ross all hit safely for the Lady Tigers.

Troup continues league play by hosting Harmony at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday.