Area tourney underway in Tallassee
The Tallassee girls softball team is hosting the Class 4A/Area 5 tournament at Southside Park this week.
Elmore County opened the tourney on Monday with a 15-0 win over Bullock County. Holtville then beat Dadeville 7-2. Tallassee topped Elmore County in the nightcap 12-2.
Haylee Osborne pitched for the Tigers and picked up the win.
Lexi Love and Kamme Parker each went 3-for-3. Belle Haynes, Chloe Baynes and Jordan Walters were 2-for-3. LA Parker, Meredith McClellan and Lulu Isbell had a hit a piece. Tallassee had 15 hits overall.
The double-elimination tournament will continue on Wednesday, May 3 at 9:00 a.m. with the elmination round. Bullock County faces Dadeville with the winner advancing to meet Elmore County. Tallassee and Holtville are scheduled to start at 11:00. The championship round is set to start at 5:00 p.m.
1300 WTLS/106.5 FM will be on-location for River Region Sports on Wednesday from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Southside. If Tallassee is in the championship, WTLS will air the title round beginning at 5:00 p.m.
Tallassee vs. Elmore County Photos