Tate, Jay, West Florida Earn Playoff Wins

April 30, 2015

Tate 2, Niceville 0

The Tate Lady Aggies beat Niceville 2-0 Wednesday night in the Region 1-7A semifinal at Tate.

Tori Perkins took the win for Tate on the mound, committing no errors, and allowing no runs. Hitting for Tate were: Tori Perkins 1-3, RBI, 2B; Hayden Lindsay 1-2, RBI, BB; Savannah Rowell 1-2, R. Rachel Wright 1-3.

Tate hits the road Friday to take on the Atlantic Coast Stingrays in Jacksonville in the Region 1-7A finals.

Jay 11, Franklin County 1

The Jay High School Lady Royals destroyed Franklin County 11-1 in six innings Wednesday in the Region 2-1A semifinals in Jay.

Destiny Herring pitched five for the Lady Royals with no errors and four strike outs. Hitting for Jay: Emily Dobson 4-4, 2B, 2 R, RBI; Destiny Herring 2-3, 2 R, 3 RBI, HR; Dana Blackmon 2-4, R, RBI; Riana Wolfe 2-4, 2 RBI, 2 R; Avarie Jackson 2-4, 2 R; Michaela Stewart 1-4, 2 RBI.

The Lady Royals will host district runner-ups Chipley at 7 p.m. Friday. In the District 2-1A championship game, the Royals beat Chipley 7-6.  The winner of Friday night’s game is headed to Vero Beach for the Class 1A tournament.


West Florida 4, Taylor County 1

West Florida beat Taylor County 4-1 in the Region 1-4A quarterfinals Wednesday. The Jaguars will face Catholic in the semifinals next week.

Pictured top: The Jay Lady Royals after their regional semifinal win over Chipley Wednesday. Photo by Diann Tagert for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.


4 Responses to “Tate, Jay, West Florida Earn Playoff Wins”

  1. shelby on April 30th, 2015 11:53 am

    Tate softball 4 year letterman of ‘11, nothing mwkes me happier than seeing these ladies going on thos far. Take it to state girll!!

  2. Tom on April 30th, 2015 9:54 am

    Great game Aggies. Defense was awesome. Thanks to the baseball team for getting the field ready to play before school. If it wasn’t for Coach Blackman and his team, it would not have happened. TATE TO STATE!!!

  3. clint on April 30th, 2015 8:39 am

    Keep it rollin Royals! Are you taking notes Train…?

  4. Jags Fan on April 30th, 2015 8:38 am

    Central Lady Jags Softball team beat Vernon last night 5-1 to advance also!!