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High school scoreboard: Redmon throws shutout, hits homer in East Hall softball team's win

East Hall pitcher Steffanie Redmon tossed a shutout with seven strikeouts and added a home run in an 11-0 win against Fannin County in Blue Ridge. Kaitlyn Daniel was 3 for 3 for the Lady Vikings.

East Hall plays Oconee County at 5 p.m. Saturday in Gainesville.

BUFORD 6, WALNUT GROVE 0: Ansleigh Hollifield earned the win in the circle for Buford, throwing four strikeouts through five innings in Thursday’s rematch of last year’s Class 5A state championship against Walnut Grove in Buford. 

Katie Perkins contributed three RBIs for the Lady Wolves (12-2, 1-0 Region 8-5A), while teammate Gabby Benson finished the night with an RBI. Buford’s Anabel Adams was 2 for 2 with an RBI.

Buford plays Loganville at 5 p.m. Monday in Loganville.

HABERSHAM CENTRAL 8, GAINESVILLE 6: Isabella Folger had a hit and drove in a pair of runs for the Lady Red Elephants on Thursday. Emma Phillips also drove in two runs for Gainesville. 


FLOWERY BRANCH 3, KING’S RIDGE CHRISTIAN 0: Ashley Scott led the Flowery Branch attack with 12 kills, 10 digs, four aces and a block in Thursday’s win against King’s Ridge Christian (25-12, 25-7, 25-18) in Flowery Branch. 

Anna Marshall had 10 kills with two blocks for the Lady Falcons, while teammate Phoebe Hammond added nine kills to the attack.

Flowery Branch plays Buford and Walnut Grove on Tuesday in Buford.

EAST HALL SPLITS TRI-MATCH: East Hall’s Tessa Rider had 18 kills, 22 digs, four aces, and two assists in the Lady Vikings win against White County (25-22, 25-17) and loss to Walnut Grove (25-21, 18-25, 23-25). Holly Poole had 14 kills, 13 digs, six aces and an assist for East Hall (17-10, 2-0 Region 7-3A), while teammate Savannah Thellman finished the night with three kills, seven aces, 10 digs and 39 assists.

East Hall visits Union County on Tuesday in Blairsville.

WEST HALL GETS SWEPT: Cadie Shirley’s six kills were not enough in West Hall’s losses against Peachtree Ridge (25-15, 25-12) and Brookwood (25-19, 25-14) on Thursday in Snellville. 

Ruby Guerrero had three kills with five digs for the Lady Spartans (13-18), while teammate Kylie Stasierowski finished the night with seven assists. Ashley Alverson added five blocks for West Hall’s defense. 

India Strickland finished the night with 11 digs for the Lady Spartans, who play North Hall on Thursday at North Hall.

High school scores can be reported each night by 10:30 p.m. To report scores, email or call 770-718-3415.

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