Softball State Playoff Updates: Banks, Jefferson move on to Sweet 16
Monday saw the opening action in the 2020 GHSA State Tournament for softball. Here are the matchups, as previously reported, and their current standing. Some played on Monday, while others open up on Tuesday.
Those who won a region title include: Banks (tournament), Union (regular season), and Commerce (regular season and tournament).
#1 BANKS COUNTY W 2-0 vs #4 CALLAWAY
Banks County won 5-0 and 12-0 to sweep Callaway and advance to the Sweet 16!
#1 COMMERCE vs #4 CHATTAHOOCHEE COUNTY // TUE, OCT 20
#4 HABERSHAM CENTRAL L 0-2 @ #1 ALEXANDER
The Lady Raiders fought hard but fell 1-0 in 11 innings and then 4-0 in the second game to finish their season.
#3 JEFFERSON W 2-0 @ #2 LUELLA
The Lady Dragons won 10-1 and 9-7 over Luella on the road, advancing to the Sweet 16!
#2 LUMPKIN COUNTY vs #3 ROCKMART // TUE, OCT 20
#4 RABUN COUNTY L 0-2 @ #1 BREMEN
Rabun fell 8-0 and 13-2 on the road at Bremen, thus ending their season.
#4 STEPHENS COUNTY @ #1 SANDY CREEK // TUE, OCT 20
#3 UNION COUNTY L 0-2 @ #2 HEARD COUNTY
The Lady Panthers dropped two straight, 8-0 and 7-2 to close their season with an early exit at state.