The East Jackson Lady Eagles got the 2008 softball season off to a good start last week with back-to-back wins against Clarke Central, followed by a strong run in the Hawk/Bulldog Invitational at Peachtree Ridge.
The Lady Eagles were scheduled to host Habersham Central in their home opener Wednesday afternoon. Check www.mainstreetnewssports.com for score updates.
East Jackson came out of the box strong, handing losses to the Gladiators of Clark Central, first in a game on Aug. 15 that went only three innings, with the Lady Eagles coming away with a 20-0 win. The second win at the expense of the Gladiators came on Aug. 19, with a 20-2 victory in four innings.