Prosper ends up in three-way tie for District 5-6A  championship at 10-2

By Rick Bailey
For the Prosper Press

Team faces off against Flower Mound Marcus in Bi-District round of playoffs

Prosper - The Prosper Lady Eagles (10-2/22-3-1) are sitting at the top of District 5-6A with Allen. The Lady Eagles defeated McKinney Boyd 5-2 in a nine inning thriller that featured a four run ninth inning offensive burst. Elissa Griffin got the win pitching a complete game with 12 strikeouts.   

The Lady Eagles were led on offense by Gabby Coffey hitting 2 for 4 with a double, home run, two rbi and scored two runs. Ayden Allen had the exact same stats on the day with  2 for 4 from the plate with a double, home run, two rbi and scored two runs. EB Moffitt was 2 for 4 with two doubles and Sydney Lewis finished 1 for 4 with a double and an rbi. 

Final District 5-6A standings were as follows: Prosper (10-2/22-3-1), Allen (10-2/23-6-2), Denton Guyer (10-2/20-3-1), McKinney Boyd (5-7/9 -16), Little Elm (4-8/4-16), McKinney (2-10/4-15) and Denton Braswell (1-11/4-16) based on MaxPreps and Texas Prep Softball statistics.

Prosper faces the Flower Mound Marauders in a 2 of 3 game series beginning on April 29, 30 and May 1. This is the Bi-District matchup in the UIL Class 6A Playoffs. District 5-6A counterparts open the first round of the playoffs also. Allen (10-2) meets Plano (9-6), Denton Guyer (10-2) faces Lewisville Hebron (10-4) and McKinney Boyd (5-7) meets Flower Mound (14-0).       

Season leaders for Prosper on offense include: Batting Average - Elizabeth Moffitt . 493, Sydney Lewis .464, Gabby Coffey .446, Ayden Allen .353, Abbey Beasley .347, EB Bobbitt .340, Jessica Malan .339, Elissa Griffen .333, Josey Dodgson .320 and Kristi Ortega .300. 

Lady Eagle leaders in runs scored include: Jessica Malan 35, Gabby Coffey 27, Kristi Ortega 27, Elizabeth Moffitt 21, Ayden Allen 21, Sydney Lewis 20, Riley McDaniel 15, Reese Williams 13, EB Bobbitt 11 and Abbey Beasley 10.

Lady Eagle leaders in runs batted in (RBI) include: Elizabeth Moffitt 40, Gabby Coffey 35, Sydney Lewis 33, Josey Dodgson 21, Ayden Allen 16, Abbey Beasley 13, EB Bobbitt 12 and Jessica Malan 8.

Prosper leaders in extra base hits include: Doubles - Sydney Lewis 13, Elizabeth Moffitt 10, Gabby Coffey 9, Josey Dodgson 7, EB Bobbitt 4, Ayden Allen 3, Abbey Beasley 2, Rylie McDaniel 2 and Sarah Smith 2.

Prosper leaders in extra base hits include: Triples - Jessica Malan 4, EB Bobbitt 3, Gabby Coffey 3, Ayden Allen 3, Josey Dodgson 2, Sydney Lewis 1, and Elizabeth Moffitt 1.

Prosper leaders in extra base hits include: Home Runs - Elizabeth Moffitt 12, Gabby Coffey 9, Sydney Lewis 8, Abbey Beasley 3, Josey Dodgson 2, Jessica Malan 1, Ayden Allen 1 and Riley McDaniel 1. 

Pitching for the Lady Eagles is in the trusty arms of junior Elissa Griffen (10-2) with a 1.64 ERA and 87 strikeouts, senior Abbey Beasley (8-1) with a 1.81 ERA and 78 strikeouts and junior Sydney Lewis (3-0) with 2.50 ERA and 12 strikeouts.