The Hazard Lady Bulldogs took on the Leslie County Lady Eagles in the second round of the 14th region All “A” tournament. The game was close early, with Leslie County breaking the game open midway through.
Leslie County got on the board first with a pair of runs in the first inning. They then broke the game open in the fourth inning as they managed six runs to take the 8-0 lead.
Hazard began to rally late, scoring two runs in the fifth inning and two more in the seventh frame. However, it would be too little, too late, as Leslie County went on to win by the final score of 11-4.
Chandler Maggard had four walks and five strikeouts on the mound, while Kelsey Handshoe had a homerun for the Lady Bulldogs.
Hazard stats: M. Niece 2 runs and 1 hit, E. Ratliff 1 hit and 1 RBI, K. Handshoe 1 run, 3 hits (HR) and 3 RBI, T. Wells 1 hit, A. Stupart 1 hit and C. Kilburn 1 hit.