Area teams advance to softball Final Four; Tuesday’s Elite Eight scores

Vidalia, Bryan Co., ECI punch ticket to Columbus for state semifinals

Area teams advance to softball Final Four; Tuesday’s Elite Eight scores
Vidalia freshman Emma Humphries celebrates a walk-off home run after beating Banks County in Game 1. (Source: WTOC)

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Several area high school softball teams will head to Columbus to continue their state title runs after winning Tuesday’s Elite Eight series.

Several others will need to win a decisive Game 3 on Wednesday if they want to keep their seasons going.

TUESDAY’S ELITE EIGHT SCORES

Class AAAAAA

Buford 4 South Effingham 2- Game 1

Buford 3 South Effingham 4- Game 2 (Series tied- Game 3 Wednesday)

Effingham County 3 Pope 4- Game 1

Effingham County 0 Pope 9- Game 2 (Pope wins series 2-0)

Class AAA

Rockmart 3 Southeast Bulloch 8- Game 1

Rockmart 2 Southeast Bulloch 1- Game 2 (Series tied- Game 3 Wednesday)

Ringgold 5 Pierce County 4- Game 1

Ringgold 6 Pierce County 5- Game 2 (Ringgold wins series 2-0)

Class AA

Banks County 1 Vidalia 10- Game 1

Banks County 8 Vidalia 11- Game 2 (Vidalia wins series 2-0)

Jeff Davis 0 Lovett 5- Game 1

Jeff Davis 4 Lovett 1- Game 2

Jeff Davis 3 Lovett 8- Game 3 (Lovett wins series 2-1)

Class A-Public

Bryan County 5 Schley County 4- Game 1

Bryan County 7 Schley County 1- Game 2 (Bryan County wins series 2-0)

ACE 1 Emanuel Co. Institute 2- Game 1

ACE 2 Emanuel Co. Institute 4- Game 2 (Emanuel Co. Institute wins series 2-0)

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