Lady Bulldogs second in Dora Tournament
The Gainesville Lady Bulldogs softball team began their season in the Dora Tournament, where they came away with second place.
In the first round, the Lady Bulldogs easily defeated Alton, 12-1. In the second round of the tournament, Gainesville faced a tough Dora team but managed a 6-4 win to move into the championship game with Liberty, where the Lady Bulldogs would fall short in a 3-7 loss.
Abby Pittaway pitched all three games for the Lady Bulldogs.
On Monday, the Lady Bulldogs faced Conway and came away with a 15-8 win. Pittaway again pitched a strong game. The JV Lady Bulldogs played hard in their first game of the year but came up short, 4-6 against Conway's JV squad.
<p>Gainesville's Abby Pittaway hurls a strike in a recent game.
Gainesville started the fall softball season 3-1, placing second in
the Dora Tournament this past weekend.</p>