Siegel's Ciera (see-AIR-ah) Purvis delivered the biggest hit for the program since 2009 to advance the Lady Stars past Walker Valley in sectional play Friday night...
NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett and Jon Dinkins with the call as Siegel goes up 2-to-1. McKenzie McMahan added a single to drive in an insurance run as the Lady Stars defeated the Lady Mustangs 3-to-1 and advanced to the TSSAA Spring Fling for the first time in six years. The Lady Stars, now 33-and-6, got 10 strikeouts from pitcher Veronica Westfall. Siegel awaits the bracket draw for next week's Spring Fling.
Central Magnet baseball is headed to the Spring Fling after a 4-nothing win over Sequoyah Friday. It's the Tigers' third trip in a row to the state tournament. Chris Johnson pitched a shutout and only allowed three hits. C-M-S got two runs in the bottom of the first and added on two more in the fifth for the win. They are now 33-and-5 on the year.
Smyrna baseball's season ended at Soddy Daisy in the sectionals Friday. A two-run homer by the Trojans in the bottom of the 9th gave them a 3-2 extra innings win over the Bulldogs.
NewsRadio WGNS will have coverage of Siegel softball and Central Magnet baseball during the TSSAA Spring Fling, beginning Tuesday.