Class 1A Championships
May 16, 2014Tri County Sports
Alex Wilcox pitched a four-hit shutout and homered in the finals as Brantley downed Lynn 4-0 to capture the Class 1A state softball title Friday night at Montgomery’s Lagoon Park. Wilcox, named the tournament MVP, walked none and struck out seven as the Lady Bulldogs went through the 1A competition undefeated.
Among the earlier wins was a 3-2 decision over Lynn in the winner’s bracket finals Friday. They also downed Sumiton Christian 4-1 in the opener Thursday and topped Addison 12-2.
Peyton Hill had a double and a single and scored the game’s first run on Sydnee Bryan’s double in the bottom of the third inning. The Bulldogs’ other two runs scored via Lynn miscues.
Jessica Hireling also had two hits for Brantley.
Lynn pitcher Mack Tidwell got the loss. Brooklyn Beck and Tiffany Self each had a double for Lynn.
Class 1A All-State Tourney Team
Alex Wilcox, Brantley (MVP); Jessica Hermeling, Brantley; Peyton Hill, Brantley; Mack Tidwell, Lynn; Reagan Tittle, Lynn; Tiffany Self, Lynn; Kendall Beth Sides, Sumiton Christian.