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Melbourne district tourney champs

Thursday, May 13, 2010

The Melbourne Lady Bearkatz, winners of the 2-2A Conference regular season title, added the district tournament crown to their collection with a 4-3 victory over Cedar Ridge May 5 in Walnut Ridge.

The Lady Katz scored a pair of runs in the third and fifth innings to edge past the Lady T-Wolves.

Maggie Jo Cooper earned the win in the circle, fanning three while walking one.

In the semi-finals May 4, Melbourne smoked Cotter 12-1 in five innings of play.

Cooper was the winning pitcher, allowing two hits while striking out four and walking two.

Michelle Arnold tossed a scoreless fifth inning.

Melbourne crossed the dish three times in the first, twice in the second and seven times in the fourth.

At the plate, Cooper had four hits, including two triples, and three RBIs.

Karli Gillihan had three hits, including a double, while Stacee Hargett racked up two hits.



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