Lady Falcon’s District Tournament runner-up

Lincoln County High School's Lady Falcons had a busy week in district tournament action. After being sent to the losers bracket the previous week the ladies put together at string of three wins before going down to Coffee Co. in the District 8-AAA Championship.

In their first action last week the ladies won over Tullahoma 6-4 followed up with a 10-6 win over Shelbyville

The Lady Falcons advanced to the championship game with a big 6-3 win over Lawrence Co. It was knotted at 3-3 at the end of regulation. In the bottom half of the eighth Anna Marie Thornoton ripped a walk off homerun scoring 3 runs for the win. Coffee Co. went on to take the championship game 7-5.

The runner up spot sends the ladies on the road in Region 4-AAA action traveling to Siegel on Monday. First pitch is at 7 p.m.

Tullahoma

By Innings: LCHS, 5, 0, 0, 0, 1, 0, 0 (final 6); Tullahoma, 2, 0, 0, 0, 2, 0, 0 (final 4)

At the Plate: LCHS, Lydia Johnsey, 1 single; McKenzie Swinford, 1 single, 1 double; Breanna Haislip, 1 double; Josie Hall, 1 double; Shelby Bryant, 1 single; Sara Koonce, 1 single; Mollie Gordon, 2 doubles.

On the Mound: LCHS, Shelby Bryant, 7 innings, 5 hits, 3 walks, 3 strikeouts, 4 earned runs.

Errors: LCHS, 1; Tullahoma 5

Shelbyville

By Innings: LCHS, 0, 0, 0, 0, 5, 4, 1 (final 10); Shelbyville, 0, 0, 3, 0, 0, 0, 3 (final 6)

At the Plate: LCHS, Anna Marie Thornton, 1 triple; Kylie Reese, 1 single; Lydia Johnsey, 1 single; McKenzie Swinford, 2 singles; Breanna Haislip, 1; Josie Hall, 1 homerun; Shelby Bryant, 1 homerun; Sara Koonce, 1 single, 1 double; Mollie Gordon, 1 single.

On the Mound: LCHS, Shelby Bryant, 7 innings, 9 hits, 3 walks, 7 strikeouts, 6 earned runs.

Errors: LCHS, 0; Shelbyville, 3

Lawrence Co.

By Innings: Lady Falcons, 0, 0, 0, 2, 0, 0, 1, 3 (final 6); Lady Wildcats, 0, 0, 0, 3, 0, 0, 0, 0 (final 3)

At the Plate: Lady Falcons, Anna Marie Thornton, 2 doubles, 1 homerun; Rilea Treece, 1 single; Kylie Reese, 1 single; McKenzie Swinford, 1 single; Josie Hall, 1 single; Shelby Bryant, 2 singles; Sara Koonce, 2 singles; Mollie Gordon, 1 single.

On the Mound: Lady Falcons, Shelby Bryant, 8 innings, 7 hits, 3 walks, 4 strikeouts, 3 runs (1-earned)

Errors: Lady Falcons, 2; Lady Wildcats, 2

Coffee Co. - Championship

By Innings: LCHS, 0, 0, 1, 0, 1, 3, 0 (final 5); Coffee, 1, 0, 1, 0, 3, 2, X (final 7)

At the Plate: LCHS, Anna Marie Thornton, 1 single; Kylie Hunter, 3; Kylie Reese, 2 single; Lydia Johnsey, 1 single; McKenzie Swinford, 1 single; Josie Hall, 1 single; Sara Koonce, 2 singles, Mollie Gordon, 1 single, 1 homerun.

On the Mound: LCHS, Emily Price, four and one third innings, 5 hits, 2 walks, 2 strikeouts, 5 earned runs. Shelby Bryant, one and two thirds innings, 3 hits, 0 walks, 1 strikeouts, 2 earned runs.

Errors: LCHS, 1; Coffee Co. 2