The Buford softball team lost in the bottom of the ninth inning to Greater Atlanta Christian by the score of 2-1 on Wednesday at Lovett. Buford has already wrapped up a playoff berth but will play the Spartans again today to decide the 6-AA Region Tournament Champion in the double-elimination tournament.
The game was scoreless until the top of the ninth when Kodi Ricketson drove in Lexi Overstreet for Buford’s sole run. Ricketson finished the game 3 for 4 with a double and a RBI.
Tessa Daniels (12-3) pitched eight scoreless innings while giving up six hits and striking out six, before allowing two runs in the ninth to take the loss.
The Wolves will face Greater Atlanta Christian for the fourth time this season at 5 p.m. today at Lovett.