District rivals Soddy-Daisy and Ooltewah are set to face each other again when the night session of the Class AAA high school softball state tournament resumes at 6:30 p.m. Eastern at Starplex No. 1 in Murfreesboro.
Nikki Waters threw a no-hitter and paced the Lady Trojans to a 7-0 win over Houston in one losers-bracket game today.
Kaitlin Neil’s sixth-inning double lifted the Lady Owls to a 2-0 victory over Collierville.
Soddy-Daisy (34-4) scored three runs in the first inning and added another in the second before a storm rolled through and delayed play. Waters returned and finished her outing with 11 strikeouts.
Winning pitcher Holly Thomas started the sixth for Ooltewah (28-15) with a single. After a sacrifice, Bri
Shoemake beat out an infield hit ahead of Neil’s drive to center.
Thomas had a four-hitter with six strikeouts.