The Lady Raiders won their first game in the 2017 Region 6-AAAAA Tournament, which secured a spot in the State Tournament for the second consecutive year.
As the #4 seed, the Lady Raiders played Jackson, the #5 seed, on Monday, October 2 and won convincingly, 17-2.
Advancing to second round play, the Lady Raiders faced North Springs, the #1 seed, in a best of three contest on Tuesday, October 3. North Springs won the first game 12-5 and the second game 9-5.
Region 6-AAAAA Tournament play continues Thursday, October 5 at Oakhurst Park in Decatur (map) with the Lady Raiders taking on Lithia Springs to determine seeding for the State Tournament. The winner earns the #3 seed and the loser of the best of three series takes the #4 seed into the State Tournament. Thursday's game times are 4pm and 6pm on Field #2. Game three, if necessary, is Friday, October 6 at 4pm.