Anna (5-2) downed Gainesville, 22-0, on April 2 to gain sole possession of second place in District 11-4A with three regular-season games left. Lady Coyotes pitcher Hannah Howell struck out six, walked no one and permitted two hits in the run-rule-shortened three innings at Gainesville. The Lady Leopards remain winless in district play.

Kallie Harris led Anna batters, going 3-for-4 with a triple and 4 RBI, while Madi McPherson went 3-for-3 with 3 RBI. Howell and Hannah Price also posted 3-for-4 nights and each collected 3 RBI. Two of Howell’s hits went for doubles. The Lady Coyotes romped to 16 first-inning runs and added six more in the second. Anna rolled to 15 hits all told and drew 11 walks as Gainesville racked up five errors. The Lady Coyotes’ defense played error-free ball.


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