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No Upsets On First Day Of District 10-AAA Baseball And Softball Tournaments

Clarksville, TN – The high school baseball and softball regular seasons came to a close Thursday and the District 10 baseball and softball tournaments began Friday, May 2nd.

In softball, the regular season champions, Clarksville High Lady Wildcats hosted two games of the tournament at their field.

The baseball tournament is double elimination, with a winners and losers bracket, hosted at the district’s number one and two seeds sites. The top seeded Clarksville High Wildcats hosted two games as well as the second seeded Rossiew Hawks.

No upsets during first day of 10-AAA Baseball and Softball Tournament. (Michael Rios Clarksville Sports Network)
No upsets during first day of 10-AAA Baseball and Softball Tournament. (Michael Rios Clarksville Sports Network)

District 10-AAA Softball

The Clarksville High Lady Wildcats had no problems grounding the Rossview Lady Hawks Friday, 13-1. Heather Norris continued her dominance from the mound with another win. Rossview’s Chelsea Moorehead picked up the loss.

Lady Wildcats Haley Bearden, Clare McGrady and McKenzie Rose all hit RBIs in the game. Halie Upchurch got the only hit for the Lady Hawks.

The Kenwood Lady Knights were equally impressive defeating the Northwest Lady Vikings, 8-1. Precious Poindexter had a stellar performance, picking up the win as a pitcher and hitting four RBIs in the game. Imani Largin also produced multiple hits.

Henry County beat West Creek 10-0.
Northeast topped Springfield 8-1

On Monday, May 5th, the tournament will continue with the Kenwood Lady Knights traveling to face the Clarksville Lady Wildcats and the Henry County Lady Patriots playing at the Northeast Lady Eagles. Both games begin at 5:30pm.

Regular Season Conference Record

Clarksville          13-1
Northeast             9-2
Henry County    8-4
Kenwood             7-4
West Creek          3-5
Northwest           3-6
Springfield          2-9
Rossview            0-14

District 10-AAA Baseball

The top two seeds successfully defended their home fields. The Clarksville High Wildcats pounced on the Northwest Vikings, 6-2 and the Rossview Hawks crowned the Kenwood Knights, 11-1.

The Henry County Patriots defeated the West Creek Coyotes, 5-0 and the Northeast Eagles beat Springfield, 10-0 to also advance in the winners bracket of the tournament.

Next, the top seeded Wildcats will continue to play at home against the Henry County Patriots and the Eagles will fly across town to face the Rossview Hawks. Both games will be played Monday, May 5th at 7:00pm.

The losers from Friday will also compete in the loser’s bracket Monday to avoid being eliminated from the tournament.

The West Creek Coyotes will play the Northwest Vikings at Clarksville High School and the Kenwood Knights will travel to Rossview High to play Springfield. Both games start at 4:30pm.

Regular Season Conference Record

Clarksville      13-1
Rossview        11-3
Northeast         9-5
Henry Co.        7-7
West Creek      5-9
Springfield      5-9
Kenwood         3-11
Northwest       3-11

Marlon Scott
Marlon Scott
Marlon Scott is a freelance journalist and writer. He graduated from Austin Peay State University in 2011 with a B.S. in Communications, majoring in Communication Arts with a concentration in print and web journalism. His writing career began as a sports writer for The All State, the APSU student newspaper, in 2006. He continued working for the paper until his graduation, serving in various positions including Sports Editor and Editor-in-Chief. In 2010, Scott contributed stories and photographs as well as designed and served as Editor-in-Chief for the monograph, Civic Art of Clarksville: The stories behind the pieces. Scott has also produced 60 stories for The Leaf Chronicle. You can find him on twitter @theMarlonScott and on Facebook

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