The first game of the season for the ACA softball team was against Open Bible of Valdosta. The Lady Eagles were able to overcome an error-filled game to pull out a 17-10 victory. Leading the way at the plate was Alyssa Livingston and Maci McCall with three hits each. Kate Vinson got the win, striking out six while giving up eight hits.
The second game of the season was a non-conference game against Trinity Christian of Statesboro. The Lady Eagles were once again plagued with costly errors and were beaten 14-6. Alyssa Livingston led the way with two hits. Kate Vinson was the losing pitcher.
The next game was against the defending GCAA State Champions, Peoples Baptist Knights of McDonough. The Lady Eagles played great defense behind an excellent pitching performance from Kate Vinson, who struck out nine batters while giving up only two hits. The Lady Eagles pulled out an 8-2 victory, putting them in first place for the region. Leading hitter’s for the game were Alyssa Livingston and Katlin Williams with three hits each.
Next, the Lady Eagles travelled to Hampton to play a double header against Bible Baptist. The Lady Eagles cruised to victory in both games by scores of 17-0 and 16-1. Kate Vinson and Lauren Beasley were the leading hitters in game number one with four hits each. The leading hitters for game number two were Morgan McCall and Victoria Cox with two hits each. Kate Vinson picked up the win in both games.
ACA Lady Eagle leading hitter sophomore Lauren Beasley.