After assuring themselves of no worse than second in the district standings, the Sulphur Lady Bulldogs decided to test their luck on Tuesday.

After assuring themselves of no worse than second in the district standings, the Sulphur Lady Bulldogs decided to test their luck on Tuesday.

The end result was blackjack, as in their 21st win of the season.

Sulphur managed to use four runs to get the better of the Washington Lady Warriors on the road, winning 4-2 to move to 21-3 on the season.

The win was also the second this year for the Lady Bulldogs against Washington on its home field, with the first coming during the Murray County Bash earlier this season.

Shallen Mershon got Sulphur on the board in the top of the first inning when she hit a ground ball which resulted in an error allowing Makella Mobly to score. 

Washington tied the game at 1-1 in the bottom of the third off an RBI single to center.

Harley Beesley restored the Lady Bulldogs lead in the top of the fourth as she smashed a two-run home run to left field which brought home Kinlee Duck. 

However, the Lady Warriors weren’t finished as the cut the lead to 3-2 in the bottom half of the fourth.

Duck managed to give the Lady Bulldogs some breathing space in the fifth as she brought home Abby Beck on an RBI line drive single to center. 

Mobly finished 2-for-3 with a run scored, while Meredith Jones was 3-for-4 in the game. Duck finished 2-for-3 with one run scored and an RBI. 

Beesley finished 2-for-3 with a run scored and two RBI’s, while also getting the win on the mound for Sulphur.

She threw a complete game, allowing two earned runs on five hits with two walks and two strikeouts.

Sulphur is back in action at 6:30 p.m. Monday against Westmoore at home.