Southmoore kept pounding the ball in the semifinal with a 10-0 shutout of No. 2 seed Edmond Santa Fe. Brown got the win while Stoeckel, Yesenia Torres and Trenity Edwards all had at least two hits.
The Panthers and Wolves play at noon. Whoever wins will play Southmoore at 2 p.m. The SaberCats are one win away from a berth in the state tournament. As are the Lions (31-3). Putnam City and Norman will face off a 2 p.m. in the loser’s bracket. The winner will advance to face Moore at 4 p.m.
“We have worked all year at challenging ourselves, no matter our opponent,” Riley said. “We will continue to work on situations and staying focused on our overall goal. I will have 16 players on this squad, so I am hopeful to get all of them some playing time throughout the regional tournament.”
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