The Halifax Academy Lady Vikings softball team wrapped up their 2018-19 season this past Friday and Saturday in the the double elimination 2A NCISAA State Championship playoffs.
The Lady Vikings came up short in the championship title but did finish as 2A NCISAA State Championship Runner-ups.
In Friday opening round, #2 seed Halifax Academy lost to the #3 seed Freedom Christian 11-1. Ashlyn Cooke pitched the entire game for the Lady Vikings with six strike-out's, three walks's and allowing nine hits.
At the plate for Halifax, Berkley Garner had a single and Ashton Garner had two singles.
In the second game of the day Friday, Halifax played the #5 seed Wayne Christian and defeated them 15-0. Ashlyn Cooke again pitched for the Lady Vikings with four strike-out's and allowing only one hit.
At the plate for Halifax, Morgan Hudomint had three singles, Berkley Garner had two singles and a double and two RBI'ss, Ashton Garner had two doubles and three RBI's, Ashlynn Liles had a triple and two RBI's , Ashlyn Cooke had two RBI's, Emerson Poole had a single a double and a RBI, Ashton Knight had a triple and a RBI, Kayla Gaertner had two singles and two RBI's and Ella Howell had a single
#2 seed Halifax played the number 1 seed Rocky Mount Academy (RMA) Saturday morning. #1 seed RMA lost to #3 seed Freedom Christian 2-0 in 15 innings Friday.
#2 Halifax defeated #1 RMA 3-0 sendy Halifax to the 2A NCISAA State Softball Championship game later the day.
Ashlyn Cooke pitched again the entire game for the Lady Vikings, allowing five hits, three walks and had two strike-outs.
At the plate for Halifax, Morgan Hudomint had two singles and a double, Berkley Garner had a single, Ashton Garner had a RBI, Ashlynn Liles had two singles and two RBI's and Ashlyn Cooke had a double.
The #2 seed Halifax Academy Lady Vikings fell to the #3 seeded Freedom Christian in the championship game 6-3 earning Freedom Christian the 2A NCISSA 2018 champions.
Ashlyn Cooke pitched for Halifax and had three strike-outs, two walks and allowed nine hits
At the plate for Halifax, Morgan Hudomint had two singles, Berkley Garner had a single and two RBI's, Ashton Garnet had two singles and a RBI, Ashlynn Liles had a single and a double, Ashlyn Cooke had a single, Emerson Poole had a double while Kayla Gaertner and Ella Howell both had a single each.