Wednesday, the Commerce Lady Tigers traveled to Carrollton to challenge the Mt. Zion Eagles in the first round of the Class A state playoffs.
After finishing the regular season with an 18-9 overall record, the Lady Tigers finished 10th in the Class A (public) power rankings, which set them up with a first-round match against seventh-seeded Mt. Zion.
The Tigers took the series with Mt. Zion 2-0, winning game-one 10-0, and emerging victorious in game-two 4-3.
The win over Mt. Zion qualified Commerce for a spot in the Elite Eight state tournament in Columbus on Oct. 31-Nov. 1.
The Tigers will matchup with Gordon Lee on Thursday, Oct. 31 at 10:30 a.m. for a chance to advance to the Final Four of the Class A (public) state playoffs.