Lady Jr. Cyclones throttle Robinson

from staff reports


   Mary Edgar hurled a five-inning one-hitter while Katie Hubbard and Brittany Smith took care of the offense, leading T.A. Dugger to a 6-1 victory over Ross N. Robinson Friday afternoon.
   It was the regular-season finale for the Lady Junior Cyclones, who upped their record to 9-5 in the Middle Seven Conference and 10-5 overall.
   Finishing in a tie for third in league play, TAD will enter the conference tournament as a No. 4 seed and host Robinson this Tuesday, 4:30 p.m., at the Blackbottom field.
   A victory will send the Lady Cyclones to the semifinals in Bristol.
   With Edgar (5-1) on top of her game, collecting five strikeouts against just one walk, Robinson had little success against the Lady Cyclones on Friday.
   Hubbard went 2-for-2 with an RBI, one stolen base and a run scored. As for Smith, she had a 2-for-2 day of her own, collecting a triple and two runs.
   TAD's Victoria Hopson and Megan Heaton chipped in 1-for-2 showings, driving in a run apiece. Edgar added a pair of runs and a stolen base.
   Jessica Greene had the lone hit for Robinson.