BELGREEN - The Hackleburg Lady Panthers secured their spot in the regional tournament after finishing as the runners-up of the Class 1A, Area 14 tournament.
The Lady Panthers started the tournament with a 12-2 win over the Lady Red Devils of Vina High School on Monday, May 3, before falling to Belgreen 6-4 later that day in the final game of the winner’s bracket.
Once in the loser’s bracket of the double-elimination tournament, the Lady Panthers were again paired up against Vina High School. The Lady Panthers handled the Lady Devils with a 6-2 victory to advance to the championship game.
Hackleburg was unable to post a score in its championship game against Belgreen, falling 11-0.
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