Arts & Sciences got a one-hitter from Brianna Taylor, Kiara Suttles went 3-for-3 with a double and an RBI and the Lady Patriots defeated Trousdale County 4-0 in a TSSAA Class A state sectional Monday afternoon at Frost Stadium.
CSAS, which first fielded a softball team in the 1995-96 school year, advances to the state softball tournament for the first time in program history. The Lady Patriots play Tuesday against McKenzie at 5 p.m. EDT at Starplex No. 4.
Kelley Smiddie is a sports writer who has worked at the Times Free Press for 12 years. He covers high school sports and softball. Kelley’s hometown is Chattanooga, and he graduated from Brainerd High School and graduated Chattanooga State and UTC. Contact Kelley at 423-757-6653 or firstname.lastname@example.org.