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.
Lady Elk Softball
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.