Mississippi High School Softball - Booneville bounces Saltillo
(April 19, 2010: Saltillo, MS 38866) Booneville Blue Devils (Booneville, MS) fans exited the stadium thrilled Monday as they saw their softball squad nip the host Saltillo Tigers (Saltillo, MS), 13-6 in a non-league challenge.
The Blue Devils now sport a 16-7 record. They take the field next when they travel to Alcorn Central for a 3A Region 1 challenge on Thursday, April 22. Booneville will face a Bears squad coming off a 16-1 league win over Ripley (Ripley, MS). The Bears record now stands at 19-5.
With the loss, Saltillo falls to 15-8 on the campaign. The Tigers travel to West Point (West Point, MS) to face the Green Wave in a non-league challenge on Tuesday, April 20. The Green Wave enter the challenge with a record of 5-10. West Point lost 5-2 in their recent non-league challenge against Winona (Winona, MS)