ARGYLE — After getting stunned 7-0 in Game 1 of its playoff series with Saginaw Boswell, Burleson’s softball coaching staff turned to different game plan for the second game of the series.
Lady Elk Softball
CLEBURNE - For the first time all season, Burleson’s softball team was shutout but that didn’t worry Lady Elks’ coach Summer Owen.
Burleson and Centennial will open the Class 5A softball playoffs Thursday with the first game of the squads best-of-three Region I bi-district playoff series.
Burleson’s softball program honored its three-player senior class April 16 following a District 5-5A win over Granbury.
A five-run outburst in the fourth inning turned Tuesday’s showdown for a share of second place in the District 5-5A softball standings into a 7-0 Burleson victory over Granbury at home.
The last time Burleson faced Centennial in softball, the Lady Spartans scored seven runs in the seventh inning for a 14-9 victory.
For the second consecutive night in District 5-5A play, Burleson’s softball team run-ruled an opponent defeating Arlington Seguin, 17-0, Tuesday night.
Burleson senior Natali Wheeler recently signed a letter of intent to play women’s softball at Henderson State University.
MANSFIELD - Strange things happened in the late innings Tuesday night in Burleson’s 6-5 District 5-5A loss at Mansfield Legacy.
The long ball played a role in Burleson’s 12-3 District 5-5A home victory over Crowley Tuesday night.