Coach Pam Stephens’ Lady Knights rallied from a 9-1 deficit to edge Purnell Swett 10-9 in the 2012 Slugfest title game at Lumberton. In 2013 West Bladen outscored Swett 9-6 in the championship game that was played on the Lady Rams home field. Last year the Lady Knights hammered Fairmont 14-4 in the title game at Red Springs.
West Bladen (4-2 this season) will play No. 8 seed St. Pauls (1-6) at 4 p.m. Saturday. The Lady Knights defeated St. Pauls 20-1 earlier this season.
A win over the Lady Bulldogs would send the Lady Knights into a semi-final game against the winner of the first round game between No. 4 seed Red Springs (3-2) and No. 5 Hoke County (6-2).
The other half of the bracket features No. 2 seed Fairmont (3-3), No. 3 Lumberton (2-4), No. 6 seed Purnell Swett (2-7) and No. 7 seed South Robeson (1-4).
Semi-final games will be played on Monday, April 6th and the championship game will be played on Tuesday, April 7th.Share: