The Melbourne Lady Bearkatz won the 3A-1 East District Tournament championship May 1, knocking off the Flippin Lady Bobcats 6-3 in the finals in Harrison.
In the semis, Melbourne (17-6) blanked Yellville-Summit 5-0.
Michelle Arnold was the winning pitcher in both games for Melbourne.
She struck out 11 against Yellville-Summit.
In the championship game, Arnold gave up four hits, while walking one and fanning five.
At the dish, she had two hits, including a homer.
Kassie Smith added three hits with two RBIs for the Lady Bearkatz.