Fairbury wins thrilling take-all game, claims first ever state softball title
Fairbury got behind 4-0 after the third inning, but scored four runs in the fourth and scored the go-ahead run in the top of the seventh to edge No. 2 Guardian Angels, 6-5, on Friday evening in the Class C state softball championship in Hastings.
Auburn wins three games in one day to stay alive at state softball
No. 7 Auburn scored all 16 runs in three of the final four innings, and the Bulldogs outlasted No. 8 Malcolm, 16-11, to advance to the consolation semifinals at the Nebraska School Activities Association State Softball Championships in Hastings.
Jeffs use 12 hits, solid defense to beat Guardian Angels, reach state softball final
Fairbury scored four runs in the fourth inning to grab a 5-3 lead, and they never looked back in an 8-4 victory over Guardian Angels in the Class C semifinal. The win puts Fairbury back in a state softball title game for the first time since 2003.
Fairbury blasts eight home runs, earns two big wins in first day of state softball tournament
As a team, the Jeffs have hit eight home runs in the state tournament thus far, giving them 37 on the season. That's a new team record for most home runs in a season in Class C, surpassing Auburn who hit 34 in 2017.
Seven-run first inning carries Guardian Angels Central Catholic to opening round win at state softball
Avery Kreikemeier was clutch at the plate, carrying the No. 2 Guardian Angels Central Catholic softball team to a victory over No. 7 Auburn Wednesday afternoon at the Class C State Softball Tournament.
Six RBI day from Kylie Allen sends Auburn to fourth consecutive state tournament
Kylie Allen hit two three-run home runs, Jaeleigh Heck added a solo shot, and the Auburn softball team won their fourth consecutive district championship with a 9-6 victory over Freeman Saturday afternoon in Blue Springs.
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