Dawson County softball capped off a rally from an early 8-0 deficit by scoring four runs in the bottom of the seventh to defeat East Jackson 10-9 in Game 3 of their Class AAA first round playoff series on Thursday in Dawsonville.
Joy Lewis delivered a two-run, walk-off double for the Lady Tigers (19-5-1), who advance to play Cedartown in the second round, beginning with a doubleheader on Wednesday in Dawsonville.
FALCONS FALL TO CAMBRIDGE: Flowery Branch lost 8-1 in Game 1 and 12-0 in Game 2 in the first round of the Class AAAAA state softball playoffs on Thursday in Milton.
With the losses, the Lady Falcons end their 2014 season with a 15-19 record.
Katie White tallied 39 digs, six kills and three aces for Lakeview Academy, but the team fell to Fellowship Christian 25-17, 19-25, 25-15, 29-27 in the first round of the Class A volleyball state tournament on Thursday in Roswell.
Schyler Miller had 35 digs and three aces for Lakeview Academy, and Bailey Towles added 16 assists, five digs and two aces.
With the loss, the Lady Lions’ season is complete.
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