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Eddins strikes out 10 in Chestatee High's 6-4 softball win

Elizabeth Eddins recorded 10 strikeouts in seven innings in Chestatee’s 6-4 win against White County on Tuesday in Cleveland. Bailey Mason had two RBIs for the Lady War Eagles (13-8, 6-1 Region 7-4A). Kala Sargent also drove in a run for Chestatee.

Chestatee plays in the first round of the Region 7-4A tournament at 7 p.m. Oct. 2 at Marist in Atlanta.

NORTH HALL 3, EAST HALL 2: Camilla Howell doubled in the sixth inning to plate the go-ahead run 3-2 for the Lady Trojans at East Hall in Gainesville. North Hall’s Kendyl Chase racked up nine strikeouts against the Lady Vikings. 

North Hall visits Fannin County at 5 p.m. on Thursday in Blue Ridge.


Madison Dowdy led the attack with 17 kills with nine digs in Lakeview Academy’s Area 8-A sweep against George Walton Academy (25-12, 25-7) and Athens Academy (27-25, 9-25, 25-19). With the win, the Lady Lions secure a second place finish in Area play and get to host the first round of the Area 8-A tournament, which is set for Oct. 3. Also for the Lady Lions (38-10, 7-1 Area 8-A), Sadie Thrailkill added 13 kills, while Maddy Child finished the night with 13 digs and four service aces.

Lakeview Academy plays Oconee High and Loganville on Thursday in Watkinsville.

EAST HALL SWEPT: Niyah Rucker racked up 20 kills, nine blocks, five digs and two aces for the Lady Vikings in losses to Greater Atlanta Christian (25-21, 17-25, 27-29) and North Hall (6-25, 19-25). Holly Poole added 11 kills, 16 digs and two aces for the Lady Vikings (22-14, 4-2 Area 7-3A). Savannah Thellman contributed 30 assists, three kills 10 digs and an ace for East Hall. The Lady Vikings finished the regular season No. 3 in the Area 7-3A and head to the area tournament on Tuesday. 

East Hall hosts Hart County and Stephens County for the team’s senior night at 5 p.m. on Thursday in Gainesville.