Kingwood Christian wins Edgewood softball tournament title
FROM STAFF REPORTS
The Kingwood Christian School softball team captured Edgewood Academy softball tournament championship March 12.
The Lions (16-0) defeated Glenwood Academy in the semifinals before topping Lowndes Academy in the championship game.
Kingwood Christian defeated Glenwood Academy 4-2 following Jordan Gray’s walk-off home run in the bottom of the sixth inning.
Erin Jones led the Lions at the plate as she finished 2-for-3.
Whitney Gillespie went 1-for-2, scored a run and drove in a run. Gillespie picked up the win after striking out nine batters in six innings.
The Lions defeated Lowndes Academy 6-0 in the championship game.
Gillespie led Kingwood Christian at the plate as she finished 2-for-3.
Madeline Lee, Kaylyn Ingram and Gray had one hit each.
Gillespie gave up only two hits with 14 strikeouts in six innings.