The Seguin Lady Matadors shutout the Alamo Heights Lady Mules 2-0 in five innings (due to a thunderstorm that ended the game early) on Tuesday at Seguin High School.
Seguin senior Shyann Atchley scored the first run of the game after hitting an inside the park home run in the bottom of the first. The next run was plated in the bottom of the second when senior Vanessa Garza singled in Kamryn Kunkle, putting the Lady Matadors up front 2-0.
Meanwhile, Alamo Heights’ offense struggled against Garza — who tossed a two-hitter across five innings. In the pitcher’s circle, Garza recorded four strikeouts and walked one.
At the plate, Atchley went 1-for-2 with an RBI, scored a run and walked once. Garza finished 1-for-3 with and drove in one, Kunkle finished with one run and stole a base, McKenzie Neumann recorded a hit and Presley Pence walked once.
With the win, Seguin snapped a two-game losing streak, improving their record to 16-11 overall and 6-4 in District 26-5A. In the conference standings, the Lady Matadors are in third place just one game ahead of fourth-place Boerne-Champion (5-5), while Dripping Springs and Lockhart are tied for first place with a 9-1 district record.
Seguin will travel to play Medina Valley (3-7) at 7 p.m. today.