The Chestatee softball team defeated Baconton Charter 3-1 and fell to Lanier 16-0 on Saturday.<br />
The Lady War Eagles (5-9) got a complete game winning performance from Becca Eddins in the pitching circle vs. Baconton, as she struck out nine batters.<br />
Kayla Watson helped lead Chestatee at the plate, going 3 for 3 with a run scored, while Sierra Brock was 2 for 3 with an RBI. Alexis Holcomb also finished 2 for 3.<br />
Watson had a double against Lanier, while Bailey Mason had a hit in the loss.
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