|Borden claims SAC title, 19-1|
The Borden High School softball team picked up two more wins last week, earning a Southern Athletic Conference championship and a 19-1 record.
The Lady Braves defeated Orleans 9-0.
They clung to a 2-0 lead heading into the top of the fifth inning, before putting four on the board and three more in the sixth.
The winning pitcher was Paige Schindler. She pitched seven innings and had 10 strike-outs and no hits.
Orlelans allowed six Borden hits.
The following are BHS players’ offensive results:
Riley Schindler went one for four with one run batted in ( RBI) and two steals.
Paige Schindler went one for four with a double, one RBI and one steal.
Haley Shouse went two for four with a triple, two RBIs and one steal.
Taylor Streander went one for three with a double and two RBIs.
Emily Parsons went one for two; Keisha Curry had a RBI and Kristen Nestor had an RBI.
Borden 6, Providence 5
The Lady Braves got off to a fast start against Providence, building a 6-0 lead.
The Lady Pioneers battled back to within one run, but couldn’t get over the hump.
The winning pitcher was Paige Schindler. who threw seven innings and had eight strike outs, allowing four hits.
Borden’s offensive highlights follow:
Paige Schindler went two for four and scored once.
Haley Shouse went two for two with two doubles and two RBIs, while scoring twice.
Riley Schindler went one for four with a stolen base and scored twice.
Keisha Curry had three RBIs and scored once.
Taylor Streander went one for two; Carrie Farvour had one RBI.
Borden will close out the regular season this week. They play Thursday, May 21 at Clarksville and will host Salem Friday, May 22.