Johnson Central wins 15th Region softball title

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Published: Jun. 1, 2022 at 9:26 PM EDT
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POND CREEK, Ky. (WYMT) - For the third straight season, the Golden Eagles are headed to semi-state.

“We worked really hard for this. Everybody doubted us this year but we put it all together at the end and that’s what really matters. We worked hard,” said tournament MVP Maddie Vaught.

Johnson Central beat Pikeville 8-2 to clinch the 15th Region softball championship. Tied after two innings, Johnson Central scored three runs in the third and four in the fourth to seal the win.

The Lady Eagles will face Ballard on Saturday at 11 a.m. at John Cropp Stadium in Lexington.

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