The Guthrie Lady Jays got out of several jams in the first five innings on Thursday, but Piedmont rallied in the final two innings to eliminate Guthrie from the Class 5A Fast-Pitch Softball State Tournament.
The Class 5A Fast-Pitch State Championship bracket was released Monday morning and the Guthrie Lady Jays will hit the field first in game one.
For the first time since 2014, the Guthrie High School softball program is headed back to the Class 5A state tournament.
The Guthrie softball team had plenty of offense on Wednesday in the Class 5A regional in Guthrie, but pitching in the circle was exceptionally good and now has the Lady Jays one win from the State tournament.
The Guthrie Lady Jays softball program is hosting regionals for the first time since 1998 and are looking to punch their ticket to next week’s state tournament.
Senior pitcher Karrah Dean didn’t allow a single run in El Reno, throwing a complete game shutout and leading the Lady Jays to an 8-0 victory on Monday.
With two regionals games still left on the schedule, the Guthrie High School softball has secured a home regional. The Lady Jays secured the regional with a win in Woodward.
The Noble Bears were first on the on the board Wednesday afternoon, but the Guthrie Lady Jays quickly tied the game and the stage was set from there.
The Guthrie Lady Jays struggled to get their offense going on Tuesday, getting easily dispatched by Carl Albert, 12-2.
Despite seeing its six-run lead whittled down by the end, the Guthrie High School softball team still held off the Oklahoma City Broncos for a 7-5 victory on Sept. 13.