For 5 innings, the Lady Miner Softball squad put together an offensive explosion against the Bearden Lady Bears. When the dust cleared, Bauxite moved to 2-0 after a 17-0 victory. Bailey Buffington moved to 2-0 on the new season, after throwing a shutout that included 7 strikeouts. She was supported at the plate with 4 hits each by freshmen Destiny McClain (pictured above) and junior Sydney Oliver. Freshmen Taylor Sledd added 3 hits for the second straight game for Bauxite. McClain, sophomores Valery Cotton and Shelby Chavers, and freshmen Ashley Redmon each had 3 RBIs. The Lady Miners have a big week ahead as they are scheduled to travel to Morrilton on Monday, then host Stuttgart (Tuesday), CAC (Thursday), and Beebe (Friday).
Lady Miner Landslide Buries Bearden
Saturday, March 05, 2016