Buford’s softball team defeated Starrs Mill 9-1 to advance to the second round of the Champions Bracket in the Class AAAAA playoffs in Columbus on Thursday.
The Lady Wolves play Walnut Grove at 9 a.m. today.
Buford’s Logan Caymol threw 10 strike-outs and only allowed three hits in the win. Samantha Thomas was 2 for 3 with a double, triple and three runs scored. Shea Bayreuther fished the day 1 for 2 with two RBIs and a run scored for the Lady Wolves. Arielle Oda had a triple and an RBI, while Gabby Benson was 2 for 3 with a run scored.
This will be Buford’s fifth meeting with Walnut Grove this season. Buford holds a 3-1 lead in this season’s match ups.
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