HANDLING IT – Copiah catcher Emily Ferrell throws out a Lady Patriot runner during the Copiah Tournament on Saturday. (Crockett Action Shots)
SMASHED – Copiah’s Kellie Berry crushes a pitch for a double during the Lady Colonels’ win over Jackson Prep in the Copiah Tournament this past weekend. The Lady Colonels are 7-0. (Crockett Action Shots)
The top-ranked Copiah Academy Lady Colonel fastpitch softball team has begun the 2014 season with a blitzkreig of wins. In the first week alone, the Lady Colonels picked up seven wins, including four shutouts.
COPIAH 5, MRA 1
Lindsey Walker (2-0) allowed only two hits to the Lady Patriots in a 5-inning complete game. She was backed up with only one error from her defense.
Copiah plated one run in the first, third and fourth innings and two in the second.
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