ROCKY MOUNT — Hannah Woodford had three hits, while Taylor Anderson drove in four runs Wednesday to power Franklin County to a 14-2 victory over Thomas Dale in the first round of the Region 6A softball tournament.
Woodford and Laken Adkins each had two RBIs for the Eagles.
Kaylee Manning pitched a four-hitter and struck out 11.
Ashlyn Johnson, Claudia Minetree and Elizabeth Hart each had a hit for Thomas Dale.
REGION 3C TRACK & FIELD
PALMYRA — Heritage’s girls and Western Albemarle’s boys won team titles Tuesday in the Region 3C outdoor track and field meet at Fluvanna County High School.
Heritage outscored Western Albemarle 104-90 in the girls meet. Rockbridge County placed ninth, and Liberty was 13th.
Western Albemarle turned the tables on the Pioneers 106-92 in the boys meet. Liberty was 10th.
Liberty’s Crishaun Cunningham placed second in the boys 100 meters at 11.24 seconds. Liberty’s Susannah Allen was third in the pole vault.
BLACKSBURG — The VHSL has altered the schedule for the Class 3, 2 and 1 tennis championships beginning Thursday.
Auburn’s Class 1 girls team championship match Thursday against Rappahannock is still scheduled for 9 a.m. and Blacksburg High School, but it will be moved indoors to Virginia Tech’s Burrows-Burleson Tennis Center in the event of rain with a later start.
The doubles semifinals and finals in all three classes will be played Friday at Tech, beginning at 9 a.m.
The singles semifinals and finals will be played Saturday, starting at 9 a.m.