Clay-Battelle Splits Day 1 of State Tournament

Clay-Battelle had quite the first day in the school's first-ever state tournament appearance in softball. The Cee Bees won a thriller in game 1, defeating Greenbrier West, 2-1, in 9 innings, on a walk-off hit from Joyleigh Sollars.

Caitlyn Kassay pitched all nine inning with 13 strikeouts, and scored the game-winning run.

The Cee Bees were out dueled in their second game, falling to Sherman, 7-0 in the evening session.

Clay Battelle will now play Wheeling Central Catholic in an elimination game on Thursday morning at 9 a.m. in Vienna.