FORT GIBSON 11, VIAN 0 — Freshman Madison Higley struck out eight batters in throwing a five-inning perfect game at Vian’s diamond on Monday.
It was the first perfect game for Higley (12-3) as the Lady Tigers improved to 12-4 for the season.
“Perfect games don’t happen very often in fastpitch softball,” Fort Gibson coach Jaime Snyder said. “She did great.”
Sage Stout had three hits and scored two runs, while Miranda Cherry had two hits, drove in two runs and scored three times and Raylee Waltman had three hits and drove in four runs.
TAHLEQUAH 21, EDISON 0 – Class 5A No. 1 Tahlequah had no problem in District 5A-3 play on Monday, coasting to the victory over Edison in Tulsa.
Morgan Tarrance improved to 5-0 in the pitching circle with a two-hit shutout for the Lady Tigers (15-2, 5-1 5A-3). On offense, Britney Johnson went 4 for 4, while Randee O'Donnell, Kirsten Chase and Kourtney Dry all had three hits. Dry also drove in five runs while O'Donnell was accountable for four RBI.
CROWDER 14, PORUM 5 — The Lady Panthers had nine errors on their own diamond to drop to 7-3 for the season as Katie McCullard, Johnna Bailey and Keisha Mahan each had a hit. McCullar was the losing pitcher to drop to 3-2 for the season.
BRAGGS SWEPT — The Lady Wildcats dropped to 3-7 for the season after dropping a doubleheader at home against Arkoma, falling 5-4 in nine innings and 12-4.
In the first game, Makayla Coen doubled and drove in two runs, while Maria Larchey doubled and singled. In the nightcap, Hannah Mackey led off with a solo home run. She also singled. Mady Englebretson tripled and Maggie Swarthout singled and each drove in a run. Lauren Burk was the losing pitcher in both games.
SEQUOYAH POSTPONED — The Lady Indians’ game at Jay was postponed because of unplayable conditions.
WAGONER 3, MCALESTER 1 — A flat tire en route to the match didn’t slow down the Lady Bulldogs (7-5) too much in the win at McAlester. Wagoner won the first (25-17), second (25-20) and fourth (25-20) sets. McAlester won the third set, 25-14.
Bailee Thomas served eight points and had three kills. Arielle Stevenson had four aces, Natalie Masten had seen kills.
SEQUOYAH 3, WESTVILLE 0 — The Lady Indians won in straight sets (25-14, 25-17, 25-8) and led by junior duo of Kayli Gonzales (three kills, two aces and seven points scored) and N’dea Murray (16 digs and four aces).
Panola at Braggs, 4:30 p.m.
Dale at Oktaha, 4:30 p.m.
Fort Gibson, Miami at Hilldale, 4 p.m.
Checotah at Vian, 4 p.m.
Braggs at Gans, 4 p.m.
Porter at Porum, 4 p.m.
Haskell at Sequoyah, 4:30 p.m.
Oktaha at Wagoner, 4:30 p.m.
Claremore at Muskogee, 5 p.m.
Tahlequah at Skiatook, 5 p.m.
Collinsville at Tahlequah, 4 p.m.
Sequoyah at East Central, 5 p.m.
Okay at Okla. Union, 5 p.m.
Muskogee at Tulsa Union, 6 p.m.