Thompson wins softball tournament

FROM STAFF REPORTS

The Thompson High School softball team defeated Vestavia Hills 3-2 to capture the tournament championship in its softball tournament April 9.

Jordan Swindle led the Warriors (20-9) at the plate with two hits in the title game.

Taylor Powell earned the win in the circle after giving up two runs on five hits with two strikeouts in a complete game.

The Warriors defeated Opelika 11-1 in the tournament.

Marly Terrell led Thompson at the plate as she blasted two home runs in the game.

Sarah Beth Holdbrooks finished with three hits, including a double. Rachel Rigney added two hits, including a double, and drove in two runs.

Rigney earned the win in the circle after giving up just one run on two hits with six strikeouts in a complete game.

Thompson defeated Walker 6-1 in the tournament.

Terrell led the Warriors at the plate with two hits, including a double, and drove in three runs. Powell and Rebecca Victory finished with two hits each.

Powell earned the win in the circle after giving up one run on three hits with four strikeouts in a complete game.