The Neshoba Central Lady Rockets have a busy week lined up with three regular season games and two tournament games in slow-pitch softball action.

The Lady Rockets won three out of four games last week. They defeated West Lauderdale 10-0 and Northeast Lauderdale 12-0. Then in the Houston tournament, they defeated Amory 14-4. They then dropped a 10-9 decision to Houston in a five-inning, time limit game.

The Lady Rockets entered the week with a 14-1 record.

This week, they were slated to visit Southeast Lauderdale on Monday, Meridian on Tuesday and Choctaw Central on Thursday. The Lady Rockets will play in the Leake Central tournament on Saturday, taking on Northwest Rankin and New Hope.



Neshoba Central 10

West Lauderdale 0

Tenly Grisham and Elleigh Willis both belted a double to pace the Lady Rockets to victory.

Neshoba Central scored three in the first, one in the third, five in the fourth and one in the fifth.

Grisham had two hits, scored three runs and knocked in two more. Mya Willis had three hits and knocked in two runs while Elleigh Willis had two hits and knocked in two runs. Layana Morris and Reese Page both had two hits while Hamaya Fielder had one hit.



Neshoba Central 12

NE Lauderdale 0

The Lady Rockets held Northeast Lauderdale to three hits as they took the victory last Tuesday.

Neshoba Central scored two in the first, three in the third and seven in the fourth. The Lady Rockets banged out 13 hits.         

Jayda Ben had three hits and knocked in four runs. She along with Hamaya Fielder hit a double. Fielder had two hits, two runs and two RBIs. Mya Willis had two hits while scoring two runs and knocking in another. Nautica Bacon had two runs, scored one run and knocked in two more. Elleigh Willis had two hits and Tenly Grisham hit one.



Neshoba Central 14

Amory 4

Hamaya Fielder hit a home run and a double to lead the Lady Rockets past Amory in the first game of the Houston tournament.

The Lady Rockets scored five in the first, one in the second, one in the fourth and seven in the fifth. Amory’s runs came in the fourth inning.

Fielder finished the day with three hits, three runs and three RBIs. Tenly Grisham hit a double. She had two hits, two runs and three RBIs. Jayda Ben hit a double.



Houston 10

Neshoba Central 9

Houston used a walk off grand slam homer to hand the Lady Rockets their first loss of the season.

Neshoba Central led 9-6 heading into the bottom of the fifth. With two outs and bases loaded, Houston walked away with the big hit. Time expired and the game was over.

Fielder again hit a homer and a double. She finished the day with three hits, three runs and six RBIs. Tenly Grisham hit a double. She had two hits and scored two runs. Mya Willis hit a double.