The Covington Lady Chargers remained unbeaten at 3-0 last Tuesday in District 15-AA with a 9-5 win over the Ripley Lady Tigers.
Hannah Clifton got the complete game win. She allowed five runs (two earned) on five hits with five strikeouts. At the plate she was 2 for 4 with two RBIs.
Treasury Poindexter continued her solid play, going 4 for 4 at the plate with four runs scored, a steal and one RBI. Neely Glenn was 1 for 3 with a triple and three runs scored. Alli McDivitt added four RBIs and a double.
The JV (4-0) dropped the Tigers 8-2. Carly Cousar tripled and had three RBIs. Deanna Hill doubled and had two RBIs. Eight different players scored for CHS.
The trip to AAA Dyer County on Wednesday was not so pleasant.
Coach Matthew Shearon described both the varsity and JV games as “complete implosions and error fests."
The JV (4-1) lost its first game of the season 5-4.
The varsity was defeated by the Lady Choctaws 12-3.
Poindexter went 2 for 4 and had two steals. Glenn singled and stole a base. Maddie Lane and McDivitt each scored a run. Anna Adkinson and Auburn Davidson contributed singles.
The Lady Chargers host their tournament at the Mueller Brass Complex April 4-5. Brighton comes to Covington on Monday for a 6:30 p.m. showdown and CHS travels to Haywood for a district game on April 10.
Covington Lady Charger
at Mueller Brass Fields
6 p.m. - Covington vs. Halls, Obion County vs. Bolton, Ripley vs. Munford, Crockett County vs. Dyersburg
7:30 p.m. - Covington vs. Obion County, Halls vs. Bolton, Ripley vs. Crockett County, Dyersburg vs. Munford
9 a.m. - Covington vs. Bolton, Halls vs. Obion County, Ripley vs. Dyersburg, Munford vs. Crockett County
11 a.m. - quarterfinals
12:30 p.m. - semifinals
2 p.m. - title game