The Panther Press

North Lamar Dominant in 6-0 Victory on the Road

SoftballGreg Higgins
Brooke Collard pitching against Paris earlier in the season.  

Brooke Collard pitching against Paris earlier in the season.  

Early lead gives the North Lamar Pantherettes victory over Liberty-Eylau, 6-0

North Lamar jumped out to an early lead on Liberty-Eylau and captured a 6-0 victory Tuesaday.

The game was decided quickly as the Pantherettes exerted its will early with five runs in the first three innings.

A three-run double by Lauren Hodges, an RBI single by Reagan Richardson, and a wild pitch during the second inning supplied the early offense for Pantherettes.

Brooke Collard baffled Liberty-Eylau, striking out 10 batters. The North Lamar pitcher tossed seven innings of shutout ball and allowed only four hits.

With the win, North Lamar improves to 4-2 in district. They will host Pittsburg on Friday night in a rematch from earlier in district. Pittsburg won that contest.