MISSOURI CITY, Texas -- The Lady Vikes took tough losses Friday, but finished out the tournament strong with two wins Saturday from stout defense and clutch offensive plays.
Friday, Clear Falls defeated Bryan 6-3. Rebecca Peirce took the mound while Audriana Andrade and Ally Bessette split time behind the dish; Peirce took the loss.
Ashleigh Perez went 1 for 3, with a solo homer, 2 RBIs, and a run. Desiray Sauseda went 3 for 3 at the plate.
Flower Mound took no prisoners Friday evening as they took down Bryan 10-2.
Brianna Salinas was in the circle for the Vikings and recorded the loss. Ashleigh Perez and Desiray Sauseda stayed hot offensively for Bryan. Perez was 1 for 3, 2-run home run, and Sauseda went 3 for 3, scoring a run.
Saturday, Bryan took out their aggression from Friday's games.
Bryan capitalized on their opponent's mistakes, taking a 7-6 win over Alvin Manvel.
Rebecca Peirce, Brianna Salinas, Ally Bessette, and Audriana Andrade collectively represented the battery, and Freshman Salinas got her first career W.
Anissa Hernandez went 1 for 1 at the plate with an RBI and scoring a run.
Morgan Chavarria was 1 for 2, with 2 RBIs and scoring a run. With one out left for The Vikes and Taylor Curtis at 3rd, Andrade hit a ground ball to 3rd, and the 3rd baseman commits a throwing error allowing Curtis to score for the game winning run.
Ft. Bend Clements
Bryan rallied late in the game for a come-from-behind win to beat Ft. Bend Clements 4-3.
Peirce and Salinas split the mound and Bessette was the battery mate. Salinas recorded her second career victory with the win.
Perez crushed a 3-run home run in the bottom of the 4th to tie it up at three a-piece. Later, a bunt single from Anissa Hernandez scored Andrade from 3rd for the game-winning run.
Now 10-8, the Lady Vikes will play at Conroe on Tuesday at 6:30 p.m.