SULPHUR — On the opening day of the annual Murray County Bash, the Sulphur Lady Bulldogs made the most out of their first home games in over a week.

SULPHUR — On the opening day of the annual Murray County Bash, the Sulphur Lady Bulldogs made the most out of their first home games in over a week.

Sulphur moved to 8-2 on the season with a pair of victories over Lindsay and Purcell.

Today will see the Lady Bulldogs take on Konawa before meeting up against Pauls Valley at Sulphur.

Sulphur 16
Lindsay 2 F/3

There was little drama in the Lady Bulldogs opening contest against the Lindsay Leopardettes, as Sulphur coasted to a run-rule victory in three innings.

Sulphur scored five runs in the top of the first inning, before Lindsay responded with two runs of its own.

However, the Lady Bulldogs came right back with three more runs in the second, followed by an eight run third inning to finish off the game.

Ally Dixon led the offensive attack for Sulphur in the game with three RBI in addition to going 3-for-3 at the plate with two runs scored, while Kady Lynch and Harley Beesley each had two RBI’s.

Macenzie Ruth, Abby Beck, and Blakelyn Barber all had one RBI in the game. 

Harley Beesley took the win on the mound, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work. She allowed just two walks with four strikeouts.

Blakelyn Barber started the game for Sulphur, throwing 1 1/3 innings. She allowed two runs (0 earned) on two hits with two strikeouts and one walk.

Paisley Runyan threw 1/3 of an inning, allowing just two walks.

Sulphur 5
Purcell 4

Game two was much more competitive, as the Lady Bulldogs needed a late score to narrowly get past the Purcell Lady Dragons.

Purcell came out strong with three runs in the first inning, before making it a 4-0 advantage with a run in the second.

Meredith Jones got the Lady Bulldogs on the board with an RBI bunt single in the top of the fourth, before Hailey Keith and Jones each scored on an error to make it 4-3.

Makella Mobly tied the game later in the fourth with an RBI single to right field, scoring Shallen Mershon.

Ally Dixon then helped bring home the winning run as she hit a hard ground ball which resulted in an error, allowing Kinlee Duck to score in the top of the fifth.

Harley Beesley took the win in the circle, throwing five innings of work. She allowed four earned runs on seven hits with two walks and two strikeouts against the Lady Dragons in the game Thursday night.