Keller High Softball Headed Back to State Tournament
Defending UIL Class 6A Champion Keller High Softball is headed back to the State Tournament after defeating Plano West in the Region 1 Finals.
The Indians, Champions of District 3-6A, dropped the first game of the best-of-three series with Plano West 4-3 on Thursday night, but bounced back with an 8-1 win in Game Two on Friday to set up a third and deciding game Saturday afternoon. Keller High beat the Wolves 8-0 on Saturday to clinch the series and earn a trip to Austin for the 6A State Tournament for the second consecutive year, and the eighth time overall. KHS owns three state softball titles.
KHS will take on Deer Park in the first of two Class 6A State Semifinals at 3 p.m. Friday, June 2. The other Semifinal will match Austin Bowie and Northside Brennan. The 6A State Final is scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, June 3. All games will be played at the University of Texas’ Red and Charline McCombs Field in Austin.
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Fossil Ridge High Baseball
Fossil Ridge Baseball, District 3-6A Co-Champions, saw its season end the Regional Semifinals. The Panthers’ outstanding season came to a close after falling to Southlake Carroll 9-2 in Game One on Thursday and 6-1 in Game Two on Friday. Congratulations to Ridge on a successful season that saw it win a share of the District 3-6A Championship and advance to be one of the last 16 6A teams playing!