WHITESBORO — Lauren Jaresh allowed two earned runs on three hits with 12 strikeouts and a walk and also singled, drove in a run and scored as S&S clinched a playoff spot with a 5-3 victory against Whitesboro in District 9-3A action on Friday night.
Kaylee Baker was 2-for-4 and scored twice, Haylee Mahan was 2-for-3 and walked, Taylor Maxwell singled, walked and scored, Bella Medrano singled and drove in a run and Alexis Bell doubled for S&S (13-7, 7-3), which moved into a second-place tie with Pilot Point. Those two square off at S&S on Monday.
Jenna Eugster drove in a run and scored, BreAnn Beste and Karley Wolf each singled and scored and Jocelyn Giron drove in a run for Whitesboro (12-9, 3-7), which is a game behind Pottsboro and Ponder for the final playoff spot with two games remaining.
Gunter 4, Pilot Point 0 (9)
In Pilot Point, Elizabeth Schroeter threw a one-hitter with 11 strikeouts and no walks as Gunter claimed the outright district championship with a victory against Pilot Point on Friday night.
Abby Gilbreath was 2-for-5 and scored, Olivia Eft was 2-for-4 with a double, Monique Villanueva drove in a run and scored and Taylor Boddie and Makenna Kincheloe drove in runs for Gunter (23-6, 11-0).
Kenedee Gist had the lone hit for Pilot Point (14-13, 7-3), which is tied with S&S for second place. Those two play at S&S on Monday.
Bells 16, Whitewright 4 (5)
In Whitewright, Cheyenne Floyd was 2-for-2 with a home run, four RBI, two walks and scored four times as Bells clinched the first outright district title in program history with a victory against second-place Whitewright on Friday night.
Bella Smith was 2-for-4 with a homer, three RBI and scored twice, Alexis Tanguma was 3-for-4 with a double, drove in a run and scored three times, Jalen Hartline was 2-for-3 with three RBI and scored and Gabby Smith walked twice and scored twice for Bells (27-0, 11-0).
Hannah Williams homered and drove in two runs, Gracie Robinson tripled and drove in two runs and Laura Taylor walked and scored for Whitewright (19-5, 8-2), which clinched a playoff spot despite the loss.
Bonham 4, Van Alstyne 2
In Bonham, Alyssa Taylor was 2-for-4 with two doubles and drove in a run during Van Alstyne’s district loss against third-place Bonham on Friday night.
Kelsie Adams was 2-for-3 and drove in a run, Jayna Stephens singled and walked and Maggie Marshall and Sydney Sullivan waked and scored for Van Alstyne (12-13, 4-6), which is a a game behind Blue Ridge for the fourth and final playoff spot.
Shelby Jones was 3-for-3 and scored twice for Bonham (23-5, 6-4), which can clinch a playoff spot with a win against Howe on Tuesday.
Collinsville 23, Tioga 1 (4)
In Tioga, Lexie Martin was 2-for-2 with two walks, a home run, four RBI and scored three times as third-place Collinsville defeated Tioga in district action on Friday.
Gracie Cavin was 3-for-5 with a triple, two RBI and scored three times, Brookelyn Haning was 3-for-3 and a homer shy of the cycle, drove in a run and scored twice, Kaitlyn Long was 3-for-3 with two doubles and scored twice, Talon Andrews was 2-for-3, walked twice, drove in a run and scored four times, Carrie Johnson was 2-for-4 with a double, drove in a run and scored three times and Bailey Cantrell was 2-for-4 with a double, triple, two RBI and scored twice for Collinsville.
Kassady Vandagriff was 2-for-2, Kirstyn Eitelman singled and scored and Rebekah Wineberg singled for Tioga.
Tom Bean 17, Dodd City 0 (3)
In Tom Bean, Ellie Bailey was 3-for-3 and a triple shy of the cycle with four RBI, scored twice and allowed two hits while striking out five and walking two in fourth-place Tom Bean’s win against Dodd City on Friday.
Shelby Mason was 3-for-3 with two RBI and scored twice, Emmy Pennell was 2-for-3 with a double, home run, three RBI and scored twice, Taylor Whitehurst was 2-for-3 with two doubles, two RBI and scored twice, Taylor Williams was 2-for-2 with two doubles, two RBI and scored three times and Kendal Cole homered, drove in three runs and scored twice for Tom Bean (12-8, 6-4).
Journie Hilliard and Delaney Pilliod singled for Dodd City (4-7, 4-7), which has already clinched the top seed for the Class 1A playoff bracket.