Earlier this season, the Sulphur Lady Bulldogs were handed a loss in the finals of the Murray County Bash against the Byng Lady Pirates.

Earlier this season, the Sulphur Lady Bulldogs were handed a loss in the finals of the Murray County Bash against the Byng Lady Pirates.

Tuesday afternoon, the Lady Bulldogs proved they hadn’t forgotten about the defeat.

Sulphur used a nine-run sixth inning to ultimately propel itself to a 12-1 victory in six innings against the Lady Pirates, giving the Lady Bulldogs their 18th victory of the season.

The win also extended Sulphur’s current win streak to nine in a row. 

Byng took an early 1-0 lead in the bottom of the second inning, before Sulphur responded with three runs in the top of the third. 

Meredith Jones put Sulphur in the lead when she hit a ground ball which resulted in an error, allowing Harley Beesley and Makella Mobly to score, making it 2-1.

Kady Lynch then made it 3-1 with an RBI single to center which scored Abby Beck. 

For the next few innings, both offenses were quiet, but Sulphur’s bats came to life in the sixth.

An RBI double from Shallen Mershon followed by an RBI single from Blakelyn Barber made it 5-1 for Sulphur, before Beesley hit a ground ball which resulted in an error, allowing Haley Keith to score.

Macenzie Ruth then got in on the action with an RBI single, before Jones struck again, this time with a two-RBI single to right.

Lynch would then send a double to right to score Beck and make it 10-1, before Mershon finished the game off when her hard ground ball resulted in an error, allowing two runs to score. 

Barber got the win on the mound, throwing six innings of work. 

She allowed one earned run on six hits with four walks and three strikeouts.

Jones and Lynch finished 2-for-4 with one run scored and two RBI’s in the game. 

Sulphur is back in action on Sept. 16 with a district doubleheader on the road against Little Axe.