PETAL – It took nearly five hours, but the St. Martin Lady Yellowjackets swept Game 2 and 3 from Petal Thursday to advance in the 6A playoffs. St. Martin took Game 1 5-1, then won a nine-inning thriller 20-18.
SUMRALL – The Sumrall Bobcats began their playoff journey with a dominant win Friday, plating 13 runs in the third inning to run away with a 24-0 win over Mendenhall in Game 1 of the best-of-three series.
HATTIESBURG – The Presbyterian Christian Bobcats entered Thursday needing two wins to stay alive for the conference championship. Not only did they sweep Lamar School in the doubleheader, the Bobcats did so in impressive fashion.