Defending 3A Champion Lufkin Hudson Begins Quest for Repeat Against Burkburnett in Semifinals
Class 3A State Semifinal
Lufkin Hudson Lady Hornets (36-7-1)
Burkburnett Lady Bulldogs (31-5-1)
9 a.m. Thursday (May 30), Red & Charline McCombs Field, Austin
How they got here
- Bi-District: def. Groesbeck 2-0 in series (W 10-1, W 10-0)
- Area: def. Lorena 2-0 in series (W 2-0, W 3-2)
- Region III quarterfinals: def. Robinson 2-1 in series (L 2-1, W 10-0, W 8-4)
- Region III semifinals: def. Sweeny 2-0 in series (W 4-1, W 2-0)
- Region III finals: def. West Columbia 2-0 in series (W 2-0, W 3-2)
- Bi-District: bye (5-3A champion)
- Area: def. Gatesville 2-0 in series (W 6-0, W 9-3)
- Region I quarterfinals: def. Mineral Wells 2-0 in series (W 5-3, W 4-0)
- Region I semifinals: def. Lubbock Cooper 2-0 in series (W 4-0, W 3-2)
- Region I final: def. Kennedale 3--0 in one-game playoff
- CF/C -- Cortny Luna, Fr. (.667)
- OF -- Madison Jeffrey, Soph. (.444)
- 1B/OF -- Alyssa Dotson, Sr. (.423)
- C -- Paige Daino, Sr. (.505)
- P/2B -- Kylee Trahan, Jr. (.350)
- 3B/P -- Kaylea Armstrong, Jr. (.343)
- Kelsee Selman, Sr. (33-5)
- Kylee Trahan, Jr. (19-4)
- Kaylea Armstrong, Jr. (12-1)
Did you know?
- Lufkin Hudson, the defending 3A champion, is led by senior pitcher Kelsee Selman who has signed with LSU.
- Burkburnett pitcher Kylee Trahan pitched a one-hit shutout with 29 strikeouts in the Lady Bulldogs' 12-inning, regional final win over Kennedale.
- Winner faces Mineola or La Grange in the 3A state final, 10 a.m. Saturday (June 1).