Belton Softball Ranked Number 1 in Texas
The Lady Tigers softball team of Belton High are on more than just a roll, they're on a 28-game win streak. This past Saturday the Lady Tigers took down Rowlett in the Regional Quarterfinals 5-2, completing their 2-0 series sweep en route to moving on the Regional Semifinal.
To make matters more special, Belton is now ranked the Number 1 Class 6A team in the state of Texas - a first for ANY Belton High sport in the last 22 years.
Keeping tabs on pitcher Sidney Holman's record, she struck out 8 batters which means she has:
- 39 strikeouts in four playoff games
- 327 strikeouts in a single season
- 963 strikeouts in her career (only 37 away from 1,000!)
The Lady Tigers face Atascocita High School from Humble this weekend in Mumford, TX. The best-of-3 series begins on Friday at 4 p.m. and the second game is slated for Saturday at 2 p.m. In the event of a series tie, the third game will be played 30 minutes after Saturday's first contest.
You can catch all the action on our sister station K101.7-FM or live stream it here.