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Prep Roundup: Thursday, May 5

Prep Roundup: Thursday, May 5
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May 7, 2022

SOFTBALL

Greeneville 5, South Greene 2

The Greeneville softball team wrapped up the regular season on Thursday with a 5-2 win over Morristown West.

The Lady Devils earned nine hits in the win with Ansley Collins going 2-for-3 with a home run and two runs scored.

Madison Carpenter was 2-for-3 as well. Lauren Million, Lydia Darnell, and Laicy Darnell all had double for Greeneville. Lydia Darnell had three RBIs.

In the circle Kaley Bradley tossed a complete game with no strike outs, one walk and seven hits allowed.

TRACK

Three More Decathletes Advance To State

The TSSAA released its qualifiers for the state decathlon on Friday and three local athletes earned at large spots.

Greeneville’s Moragn Leach earned a spot in the in the Class AA State Decathlon, and South Greene’s Dion Blair and Hunter Burkey earned spots in the Class A State Decathlon.

Leach joins team Greeneville teammate Keelen Lester who earned an automatic berth at the East Sectional Decathlon in April.

Lester goes into the state event as the fifth seed and Leach is seventh out 12 athletes.

Blair and Burkey were the eighth and ninth ranked qualifiers in Class A respectively.

The State Decathlon will be held May 19-20 at Brentwood High School.

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