Decatur sweeps Sissies

By Richard Greene | Published Saturday, April 21, 2012
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The Decatur Lady Eagles completed the season sweep of the Bridgeport Sissies with an offensive explosion Tuesday.

The Lady Eagles pounded out 19 hits to win the game 17-4 in five innings.

WINNING PITCH - Decatur's Vicky Mayo tosses a pitch during the Lady Eagles' win over Bridgeport Tuesday. Messenger photo by Joe Duty

Decatur outscored the Sissies 30-13 in their two meetings this season.

Decatur scored two in the first, three in the second and three in the third to take an 8-3 lead. The Lady Eagles broke the game open with a nine-run fifth inning.

Brooke Bennett suffered the loss for the Sissies in her final home start. She allowed nine runs – six earned – on nine hits in two and two-thirds innings. Taylor Emola pitched two and one-third, allowing eight runs – seven earned – on eight hits.

Vicky Mayo eaned the win for the Lady Eagles.

Bridgeport managed six hits. Hayley Davidson led the Sissies with two hits, a RBI and two runs scored.

Bridgeport closed out the season Friday at Castleberry. Decatur finished its first season under coach Carly Cloud at home Friday against 7-3A champion Burleson Centennial.

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