Here's what happened in Memphis high school softball last week

Here's what happened in Memphis high school softball last week
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By Hoodline - Published on May 17, 2019.

Didn't catch the local high school softball matchups from last week?

Get caught up with our roundup of the latest girls varsity softball results in and around Memphis, powered by data from high school sports leader MaxPreps.

(Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Details like game dates, times, scores and team records are based on data provided by MaxPreps and may be subject to change; the latest up-to-date information is available at the links below.)

St. Benedict at Auburndale scores 14 runs, dominates Briarcrest Christian

Thursday brought a new round of high school competitions, with the St. Benedict at Auburndale Eagles facing off against the Briarcrest Christian Saints. St. Benedict at Auburndale's home team advantage paid off: they walked away with the 14-4 victory. The St. Benedict at Auburndale Eagles scored one home run, bringing their season total to seven home runs.

Following this win, St. Benedict at Auburndale remained undefeated with a conference record of 3-0, while Briarcrest Christian's record fell to 0-2.

Hillcrest unseats Middle College

On Monday, the Hillcrest Vikings faced off against the Middle College Bulldogs. The Hillcrest Vikings ultimately snuffed out the Middle College Bulldogs in a 16-13 win.

The win brought Hillcrest's record to 2-2, while Middle College's record fell to 1-2.

Gibson County hangs on against Melrose

Also on Monday, the Dyer Gibson County Pioneers traveled to Memphis to face off against the Melrose Golden Wildcats. It was a close one: the Pioneers narrowly out-smarted the Melrose Golden Wildcats by a margin of one runs, 3-2.

This continued a one-game losing streak for the Melrose Golden Wildcats, whose record fell again this week to 0-3. Gibson County's record is now 2-4-1.

Houston defeats Whitehaven

Monday also saw the Whitehaven Tigers battle Germantown's Houston Mustangs at home. The Mustangs out-smarted the Tigers 16-14, to walk away with the victory.

The loss brought Whitehaven's record to 12-8, while Houston's record rose to 8-7.

Collierville scores 10 runs, strikes out White Station

Also on Monday, the Collierville Dragons defeated the White Station Spartans by a score of 10-0 at home.

The win brought Collierville's record to 32-8, while White Station's record fell to 22-12.

St. Benedict at Auburndale smothers Father Ryan

On Wednesday, May 15, Cordova's St. Benedict at Auburndale Eagles out-hustled Nashville's Father Ryan Fightin' Irish by a score of 11-1.

The win brought St. Benedict at Auburndale's record to 15-7, while Father Ryan's record fell to 3-10.

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