Errors plagued the South Stanly softball team in an 11-4 loss in their opening game of the 2012 1A state finals today.
Rachel Gillikan allowed three earned runs in the win for the Bruins, while Emily Hearne suffered her first loss of the season for the Bulls.
Allison Smith led South at the plate, going 2-3, while Emily Poplin was 2-4 and Haley Starnes was 1-3 with a two-RBI single.
Three of the Bruins' first four runs of the game were unearned.
Game Two of the series starting at 2:30 today...will be blogging live from it!