KINGSPORT — For pure drama, it had to be considered one of the most competitive games of the Big 8 Conference softball season.
Dobyns-Bennett eked out a 2-1 victory over Tennessee High Thursday.
Neither team was able to light up the scoreboard. Thus, a tight pitching duel between D-B’s Samantha Lilley and Tennessee High’s Tori Payne ensued.
In reality, it was a skirmish between teams involved in a middle-of-the-pack scramble for bracket positions in the forthcoming District 1-AAA tournament. However, it looked more like two combatants gunning for a championship.
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