Ripley scored five runs in the top of the seventh Tuesday in Covington to pull out a 5-3 district win
The Lady Cardinals' bats and pitching were in high gear as Brighton swept the games, 9-0 and 13-1, to move to 3-0 in league play.
Brighton used a five-run sixth inning Tuesday night at home to beat Hardin County 6-5 and salvage a doubleheader split in District 13-AAA action.
Three members of the Covington Boxing Club traveled to Huntsville, Ala., over the weekend and brought home titles.
Welch plays shortstop and hits leadoff for the Lady Cougars, but she's served in various roles during her time at Munford.
Jhon-Wes Walker, a student at Covington High School, won the event with a time of 17:15