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Alexander Central will march on to round IV of the North Carolina State 3A Softball Playoffs. The Lady Cougars beat Crest Tuesday evening 10-5 in Taylorsville.
The Cougars were up 6-1 heading to the 6th inning to see Crest rally for 3 runs making it a 6-4 game. AC added 4 more runs to put the game away in the bottom half of the inning.
Chesney Millsaps picked up the win as Coach Darrell Adkins’ team goes to 23-5. ACHS collected 14 hits in the game led by Mattie Starnes who went 3-4 and 4 runs batted in. Now it’s on the Round IV and a home game Friday against the winner of the Tuscola-Cox Mill game.