The Haleyville Lady Lions started their day early, having to be up and at the ball field at 6:00 am Saturday morning for their game against Cherokee County at 7:00. The Lady Lions got off to a slow start and gave up 5 runs in the first inning, eventually losing 0-5.
The next game was against Springville and the Lady Lions needed a win to advance to the state playoffs. The Lady Tigers scored 3 runs in the top of the first but the Lady Lions matched that in the bottom of the inning. The Lady Lions add to that score, defeating Springville 8-4, securing a trip to Montgomery.
After a short break, the Lady Lions had to play Cherokee County again for the region championship. After a strong start, the Lady Lions fell to the Lady Warriors 5-10. Both teams will start play in Montgomery on Friday, May 18th.