Some big things have happened for Lady Cougar Softball since the season began.

Taylor Shanks got her first career homerun in a loss to Oak Ridge earlier in the season.

As a team they have picked up some big wins in the last week.

Over the previous weekend they picked up a big win over the Lady Indians of Oneida, avenging an early season loss. They defeated the Lady Indians 8-1. Jacolby Lane got things rolling as she hit an in park home run. Jenna Byrd had an RBI double in the game.

A couple of days later the Lady Cougars battled the Lady Panthers of Cumberland Gap. The Lady Cougars posted a tight 11-10 win that day.

Then they battled the Lady Highlanders of Scott County on Thursday. The Lady Cougars won in a dominating fashion as the game was called via the mercy rule as they Lady Cougars were up 17-1 after the third inning concluded. The Lady Cougars had a big opening volley. The first inning saw Brenna Rutherford go two for two at the plate with a trio of RBI’s. Jenna Byrd had a big first as well with a three RBI double. Byrd also had an RBI triple in the game.