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Pine Grove softball advances to north half championship with sweep of West Union

The Pine Grove Lady Panthers are moving on in the 1A state playoffs after sweeping the West Union Lady Eagles.

Next stop? The north half championship.

Pine Grove won 6-5 on Friday and 3-1 at home on Saturday to wrap up the division title

Lizzie Meeks pitched a gem, Allie Orman went 4-4 including a double. Ellie Fryar dropped several perfect bunts. Bella Jumper and Delainey Pannell drove in key runs and Ashley Tomlinson played outstanding defense in center, ending the game with a catch and celebration.

The Lady Panthers move on to face the winner of the Myrtle/Smithville series next week. More pictures on Facebook and Instagram.

Jon Ross Myers

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