BLUE RIDGE — Carley Cox had two hits and four RBI to lead East Hall to a 13-4 win over Fannin County Tuesday in Region 7-3A girls softball action.
Cox had a two-RBI single in a six-run fourth and a two-RBI double in a five-run fifth as the Lady Vikings (10-7, 8-1 Region 7-3A) blew open a close 2-1 game at the time for a 13-1 lead. The Lady Rebels (5-9, 3-4) plated three in the bottom of the fifth but could not get closer.
East Hall took a 1-0 lead in the first inning on a sacrifice fly by Macy Banks.
Banks also got the win in the circle going five innings allowing four runs on two hits and striking out six.
Amelia Sneed took the loss for Fannin County surrendering eight runs on seven hits over 3 2/3 innings.
The Lady Vikings pounded out 12 hits.
FLOWERY BRANCH 17
CEDAR SHOALS 0
GREATER ATLANTA CHRISTIAN 0
In other action, Lumpkin County (13-3, 5-1 Region 7-3A) knocked off Dawson County, 7-4, to stay in second place just percentage points ahead of North Hall.
WEST HALL 6
Chestatee got its first Region 7-4A win of the season using a 10-run sixth inning to rally past the Lady Spartans.
The Lady War Eagles (4-10, 1-6 Region 7-4A) trailed West Hall (3-10, 1-8 Region 7-4A) 6-3 after the fourth inning.
Elizabeth Eddins and Isabel Long had huge games combining for six hits and seven RBI to lead Chestatee.
Eddins also got the win surrendering two runs on two hits over four innings while striking out eight in relief.