Posted: Thursday, August 15th 2013 at 12:43am
Softball: Buford opens season with two strong wins in tourney
The Buford softball team recorded a pair of impressive wins on Wednesday in their 2013 season opener at the Hawk/Bulldog Invitational Tournament.
The Lady Wolves started with a 5-1 defeat of Mill Creek and followed that up with a 4-1 defeat of defending Class AAAAAA champion Archer.
Tessa Daniels earned the win in the pitching circle for Buford against Mill Creek, going six innings and allowing six hits allowed one earned run.
Noah Suddereth led the Lady Wolves at the plate, going 2-for-3 with 2 RBI, while Daniels also had a hit and an RBI. Baylee Sexton also had a hit, RBI and run scored.
Bria Bush pitched a complete game in game two, allowing seven hits and one run, while striking out seven and allowing just one walk.
Drew Puckett supplied a triple and an RBI for Buford's offense, while Remington Hasty recorded a double. Sexton also had a hit, RBI and run scored, while Daniels provided an RBI hit.
Buford begins Region 7-AAA play on Thursday, with a 5:55 p.m. home game against West Hall.
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