Jonesboro softball wins twice
The Jonesboro School junior high softball team defeated Hardin County 18-0 to win the Jonesboro Triangular Tournament Saturday, Aug. 12.
Jonesboro pitcher Macayla Nance had a one-hitter with no walks and 7 strikeouts in the win.
Nance led the hitting by going 3-for-4. Addison Pinnon was 1-for-1.
Kynlee Needling, Maddie Moss, Kenli Hurst and Jayce Poe were each 1-for-2. Addi Suggs was 1-for-3.
Jonesboro 16, Carbondale 0: Pitchers Nance and Reagan Cheek combined on a no-hitter in the win in a game played earlier on Saturday.
Nance pitched an inning and had no walks and 3 strikeouts. Cheek pitched 2 innings and had 2 walks and 5 strikeouts.
Alli Leek was 1-for-1 to lead Jonesboro’s hitting.
Jonesboro improved to 3-0.