The Halifax Academy Lady Vikings beat Lawerence Academy Tuesday afternoon in the semifinal round of the NCISAA 1A State Softball Play-off Championship 6-5.
The leading hitters for the Vikings were:
Ashton Garner with 4 hits and 2 RBI's,
Tara Simmons with 1 hit and 1 RBI,
Ashlynn Liles with 1 hit and 1 RBI,
Morgan Hudomint with 2 hits,
Ashlyn Cooke with 1 hit
Hayden Barlow with 1 hit
In the circle for Halifax, Ashlyn Cooke pitched all 7 innings with 7 strike outs and 2 walks
The Vikings advance to face the Cape Fear Christian Academy Eagles this weekend in the best 2 of 3 NCISAA 1A State Softball Championship series.
Games to be played at Halifax Academy
Game 1 Friday at 5pm
Game 2 Saturday at 12pm
Game 3 Saturday at 2:30pm, if necessary