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Thibodeaux delivers 17 strikeouts leading Calallen, Flour Bluff and Lady Cats lead Area series

Jordyn Thibodeaux delivers 17 strikeouts to lead Calallen
Posted at 10:52 PM, May 04, 2023
and last updated 2023-05-05 00:07:13-04

The Calallen Lady Cats and Flour Bluff Lady Hornets took a one game series lead in the Area Round of playoffs on Thursday.

Calallen defeated Sinton 17-3 led by freshman starting pitcher Jordyn Thibodeaux who delivered 17 strikeouts in 7 innings pitched, while allowing 3 hits and 3 runs and 3 walks. She also added to her campaign by hitting two home runs in the game.

Lady Cats' Megan Geyer went 4-for-6 at the plate and Audryna Almaraz went 3-for-4 to lead the offense.

Flour Bluff defeated Harlingen South 11-5 led by Emily Mayo. She wasted no opportunities driving in 5 runners on 3 at-bats. She hit two home runs. Nevaeh Lanter gave Flour Bluff an early lead on a solo homer in the first frame. Kaitlynn Frakes added another home run in the sixth inning.

Lady Hornets' pitcher Jade Moreno went 7 innings, allowing 5 runs on 8 hits and striking out 7.

Flour Bluff vs. South Harlingen series
Game 2: Fri. 6:30 PM @ Flour Bluff
Game 3 (if necessary): Sat. 11 AM @ Harlingen South

Calallen vs. Sinton series
Game 2: Fri. 6:30 PM @ Calallen
Game 3 (if necessary): Sat. 1 PM @ Sinton