Lady Mustangs enter playoffs for sixth-straight year

FROM STAFF REPORTS

MARBLE FALLS — The Marble Falls softball team will play Austin Crockett in a bi-district championship series starting April 26.

KBEY 103.9 FM Radio Picayune will broadcast the series live beginning 7 p.m. with Game 1 at Garrison Park, 6095 Manchaca Road in Austin. Tune in to KBEY to get complete game coverage with Ben Shields and Jennifer Fierro.

Once the series moves to Marble Falls on April 27, KBEY 103.9 FM will be there, too. Game 2 is at 1 p.m. and Game 3, if necessary, follows 30 minutes after Game 2 at Scearce Field at Marble Falls High School, 2101 Mustang Drive.

Crockett is the District 26-4A champion (19-5) and is on a 12-game winning streak. Marble Falls (20-10) finished fourth in District 25-4A and is on a two-game losing streak.

Both teams are similar. They each have freshman pitchers: Makenzie Carpenter (15-7) of Marble Falls and Sarah Sanders (18-4) of Crockett.

The Lady Mustangs won the Kerrville Tivy tournament, while the Lady Cougars were second at the Taylor tournament.

jfierro@thepicayune.com