Rockwall-Heath pitcher Chelsey Eddy threw a complete game 3-hitter, but frisco Wakeland capitalized on four Lady Hawk errors to claim the Class 4A Region II Quarterfinal Softball Championship with a 4-0 victory at Plano East High School on Tuesday.

Wakeland jumped out to an early 1-0 advantage in the second inning of the 1-game playoff when the first two hitters banged singles and the third reached base on a walk. An infield ground out scored one run for the early lead.

The Lady Wolverines made it 2-0 in the fourth after a leadoff walk and fielders choice, followed by a Heath error, scored the runner from second.

Wakeland scored its final two runs in the fifth after pitcher Alexis Cantu walked and Kelsi Garza singled. Both scored on consecutive squeeze bunts.

The Lady Hawks left eight runners on base, including five in scoring position, and outhit Wakeland 6-3.

Cantu pitched a 6-hitter with 14 strikeouts to pick up the playoff win.

In a contrasting post-season matchup the Lady Hawks were hitting on all cylinders in their 12-0 victory versus Seagoville last Friday at RHHS for the Class 4A Bi-District Championship.

Eddy pitched a no-hit shutout in five innings on the mound and the Lady Hawks scattered 19 hits at the plate.

Dakota Whittern went 3-for-4 with a double, Victoria Combs was 2-for-3 with two doubles, Kaeleigh Lutz was 2-for-3 with a triple, Taylor McLoughlin went 2-for-4 with a double, Taylor Blair was 2-for-3 with two singles and Devin Edgemon was 1-for-3 with a triple to lead the Lady Hawks offensively.

The ladies batted around in the 7-run second inning with Combs hitting two doubles with two RBIs, McLoughlin one double with an RBI, Sarah Deimling a single with an RBI, Lutz a triple with an RBI, Whittern a single with an RBI and Edgemon a ground out with an RBI.

The game was called after the fifth inning under the 10-run rule.



Class 4A Area Championship



Rockwall-Heath 12 19 0

Seagoville 0 0 2

WP: Chelsey Eddy. LP: Kaley Krause.

3B: RHHS - Devin Edgemon 1, Kaeleigh Lutz 1.

2B: RHHS - Victoria Combs 2, Dakota Whittern 1, Taylor McLoughlin 1.



Region II Quarterfinal Championship



Rockwall-Heath 0 6 4

Frisco Wakeland 4 3 2

WP: Alexis Cantu.

LP: Chelsey Eddy.

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