Lady Mustangs win tiebreaker – are No. 2 seed for playoffs


The Nixon-High School softball team deafeated Stockdale, 15-4, on April 22 in a tiebreaker game for second place in 3A District 26.

The Lady Mustangs (7-3, 10-9) will now face 3A District 25 No. 3 Llano (4-4, 23-4) in the Bi-District round. The game site, date and time have not been determined. 

This is the first time ion program history that the Lady Mustangs have reached the playoffs in softball. 

Sydney Wyrwich went 5-for-5 at the plate. Kendall Amaya and Mary Kate Garcia each went 4-for-5. Cecilia Villasana and Kiara Andrada went 2-for-4. Amaya hit a two-run home run in the sixth inning. 
Amaya pitched 4.1 innings, had three strikeouts and four walks. 
Mady Velasquez came in relief in the fourth, and closed out the final 2.3 innings with five strikeouts and one walk. 
The photos are from the team's win over marion on April 21.