Thurs., Aug. 14 •Jackson Co. 9, Hart Co. 1: Shelton Kendrix went 2-for-3 with a triple and three RBIs Thursday as the Panthers routed region foe Hart County for their first victory of the year. Jackson County finished the day with nine hits. Destiny Gaudlock went 2-for-3 with a double and drove in two runs, while Jessica Baker was 1-for-1 with two RBIs.
Peyton Sorrells threw five innings for the win, allowing one run off four hits and no walks with four strikeouts.
Tues., Aug. 12 •Elbert Co. 1, Jackson Co. 0 (8 inn.): Jackson County dropped its season and region opener last Tuesday in a pitchers’ dual at Elbert County.
Pitcher Peyton Sorrells took the loss, throwing eight innings and giving up five hits. She finished with five strikeouts.
Jessica Baker managed the team’s lone hit. Madi Pecht also reached base with a walk.
Tues., Aug. 12 •East Hall 2, Jackson Co. 0 (25-11, 25-23); Flowery Branch 2, Jackson Co. (25-11, 25-20): The Panthers opened the season with a pair of non-area losses to two Hall County schools.