The Celina Lady Cats used a pair of three-run innings to outlast the Gainesville Lady Leopards 7-1 in game one of the best-of-three Class 3A bi-district playoff series Thursday at Texas Woman's University.
The Gainesville Lady Leopards will enter the Class 3A playoffs as the third-place team from District 9-3A after falling to Krum 11-5 in a seeding playoff Tuesday in Krum.
The Gainesville Lady Leopards pounded out 18 hits in a 12-4 win over the Bridgeport Sissies Friday.
In its third straight district 9-3A defeat, the Lady Leopards softball team let an early deficit get the best of them in a 6-4 loss to Krum Tuesday night at the GHS softball field.
For the second time in three games, the Gainesville softball team took part in a back and forth battle against a district opponent that was decided by two runs Friday.
The Gainesville Lady Leopards jumped out early and never looked back en route to a 12-2 run-rule win over the Bridgeport Sissies Tuesday at Lady Leopard Diamond.