Joshua jumped on Centennial early Friday night but the Lady Spartans came roaring back behind the hitting of Gracie Morton and the relief pitching of Serena Bersuch to win 9-5 on senior night.
Lady Spartan Softball
After watching Gracie Morton shred offerings in her first two at-bats Friday, Burleson softball coach Summer Owen had no intention of letting the senior do any more damage.
Centennial scored eight runs in the fourth inning Thursday night to defeat Cleburne, 13-5, in a district game at Centennial.
Playing a day early didn’t seem to bother Centennial’s softball team Monday night.
Reese Rumfield’s two-out single to left field in the seventh inning gave Joshua an 8-7 walk-off victory over Centennial Tuesday in a District 9-5A game at Joshua.
Serena Bersuch admitted she was a little nervous Monday night.
After falling behind 5-4 in the fifth inning, Centennial’s softball team answered with a seven-run sixth-inning runs to register an 11-5 District 9-5A victory Tuesday at Cleburne.
Recent incarnations of Centennial’s softball team have relied on speed and power to win games.
Centennial’s Gracie Morton recently signed a letter of intent to play womens softball at the University of Memphis.
Reagan Ellison became the third Centennial softball player in two years to play in the Texas Girls Coaches Association Class 6A-5A Legacy All-Star Game.