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High school softball scoreboard: Carley Cox's grand slam powers East Hall to 8-0 win
Softball

Carley Cox smacked a grand slam and was 2 for 3 in an East Hall 8-0 win against Lumpkin County on Wednesday in Gainesville. Macy Banks singled in the first inning while bringing a runner to home plate for the Lady Vikings (4-4, 3-0 Region 7-3A). Banks was the winning pitcher for East Hall, only giving up one hit with nine strike outs.

East Hall hosts Union County at 1 p.m. on Saturday in Gainesville.

BUFORD 8, COLLINS HILL 6: Anabel Adams hit the go-ahead home run in the fifth inning for Buford on Thursday in Buford. Adams went 2 for 3 with two RBIs at bat while teammate Hannah Morgan went 1 for 3 with two RBIs. Meredith Massey and Shea Bayreuther each also contributed an RBI for the Lady Wolves (6-4). Amelia Veal pitched five innings for Buford with four strike outs. Kaitlyn Pickens had one strike out and got the save for the Lady Wolves.

Buford resumes play on Sept. 5 at Wesleyan in Norcross.

High school scores can be reported each night by calling (770) 718-3415 or email sports@gainesvilletimes.com.

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