Mississippi High School Softball - Poplarville nudges Pearl River Central
(March 8, 2012: Carriere, MS 39426) The crowd at Thursday's non-league match between the Poplarville Hornets (Poplarville, MS) and the host Pearl River Central Blue Devils (Carriere, MS), saw Poplarville's softball squad nip Pearl River Central by a count of 1-0.
The Hornets now sport a 5-0 record. They take the field next when they travel to St. Patrick for a non-league match on Saturday, March 10. Poplarville will face a Fighting Irish squad coming off a 3-1 non-league win over Bay (Bay St. Louis, MS). The Fighting Irish record now stands at 2-3.
With the loss, Pearl River Central falls to 3-9 on the campaign. The Blue devils host Perry Central (New Augusta, MS) to face the Bulldogs in a non-league match on Saturday, March 10. The Bulldogs enter the match with a record of 1-6.
Rachel Hickman pitched a 13 Strikeout "No Hitter" , she also hit a Double with the winning RBI.
Breanna Herndon had 2 Bunt Singles and Miranda Fazende and Micah Davis each had a Single.