Providence Grove at East Duplin Softball State Playoffs Rd 2

The fifteenth seeded Providence Grove Lady Patriots upset second seeded East Duplin in round two of the 2A state softball playoffs on Saturday. The Patriots picked up a 7-0 win to advance to the third round. PG led 2-0 after two innings and then 4-0 after three. They scored one run in the fourth, fifth, and sixth innings. Logan Cockman led at the plate with 3 hits and 3 RBIs, while Maddie Hunt recorded 2 hits and 2 RBIs. Anna Thomas got the pitching win after giving up just three hits and striking out 10 batters.