BY JOHNSON CITY PRESS
Sullivan Central 6
ELIZABETHTON—Maggie Johnson batted 3 for 4 with a double, had three RBIs and scored twice for the Lady Cyclones, but built a 9-0 lead before Central did all of its scoring in the top of the seventh inning.
Kira Dillard (double), Madisun Pritchard and Kaylen Shell each turned in two-hit performances, with Dillard also providing two runs. Pritchurd threw 4 1/3 shutout innings for the win.
Alexa Chandler (2 RBIs), Sydney Snapp, Madison Horne and Jasmine Sheffield registered two hits apiece for the Lady Cougars. Chandler homered and Sheffield socked a two-bagger.
Sullivan East 2
BLUFF CITY—Cooper Tipton belted a three-run homer in a four-run first inning for the Cyclones, laying the foundation for a Cyclone victory.
Karson Dillard devoted a pair of hits to the winning cause. Elizabethton got a five-inning pitching start and two RBIs from Matthew Dailey. Dailey gave up two runs (one earned) and tallied six strikeouts before Ashton Wilson finished up.
The Patriots’ Eli Milhorn doubled in a 3-for-4 outing and Perry Casaday was good for two RBIs. Of the five runs losing pitcher Dylan White yielded in his 4 2/3 innings, four were unearned. White struck