Lady Tigers set to face Cathedral

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The 6-9 Lady Tigers of Noxapater High School are set to open the MHSAA Class 1A State Fast-Pitch Softball playoffs on Thursday when they travel to take on Natchez Cathedral in a 4:30 p.m. contest in the first game of the best of three series.
Noxapater will then host Cathedral on Friday at 4:30 p.m. for the second game of the series. The third game, if necessary, would also be played in Noxapater on Friday.
Noxapater finished second in Division 5-1A, while Cathedral was third in Division 7-1A. The winner of that series will advance to the second round where they will take on Sebastopol, the Division 6-1A champion.
Cathedral goes into the series with Noxapater at 7-10 on the season, while Sebastopol is 11-7 with two games scheduled to play this week.