On Tuesday, April 16, the Waldron Lady Bulldogs played their last conference game of the season against the Cedarville Lady Pirates. While celebrating senior night for two of their players, Mackinzie Callahan and Whitney Richmond, the Lady Bulldogs also secured a 12-1 win.
“Tuesday night was senior night and an emotional one for me,” says Coach Bailey Moore. “These 2 girls were freshman my first year of coaching. They have grown with me and we have seen this team improve together. It’s hard to think this was their last night on the field with me. As much as my heart hurts, I’m so excited to see where this season takes them from here!”
With one non-conference game left to play against Hackett on Tuesday, April 23, Mackinzie and Whitney have accumulated some impressive stats on the season so far. #00 Mackinzie has totaled 13 runs, 21 hits, 18 RBI, 4 stolen bases, 43 putouts, and 2 assists. #15 Whitney has totaled 14 runs, 22 hits, 15 RBI, 10 steals, 14 putouts, and 1 assist. As for batting averages, Mack is batting .350 and Whitney is batting a .478. The Lady Bulldogs will spend this next week super-charging their skills and getting focused for District on Thursday.