Lady Dawgs drop season opener
by Halei Lamb | August 9, 2018 9:49 am
by RON WEATHERFORD
The ECI Lady Dawg softball team hosted East Laurens Friday. The game was both teams’ season opener.
The Falcons defeated the Bulldogs, blanking the defending region champions 4-0.
East Laurens struck first, plating a run across in the first inning to lead 1-0.
It was a pitcher’s duel for the next five innings with neither team able to score.
The 1-0 score held up until the top of the seventh inning with the Falcons striking for three runs to extend the lead to 4-0.
The Bulldogs had a few scoring opportunities—including bases loaded—but could not get the timely hit to push a run across.
The visiting team…
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