Reigning AACS state softball champions Garrett Memorial Christian School Lady Saints debuted their 2018 season with a dominant shutout victory over Northeast Monroe of Louisiana Lady Knights 16-0 last Friday in Hope.

Reigning AACS state softball champions Garrett Memorial Christian School Lady Saints debuted their 2018 season with a dominant shutout victory over Northeast Monroe of Louisiana Lady Knights 16-0 last Friday in Hope. 

The Lady Saints sparked for an 13-0 first inning lead, then scored three runs in the second not having to bat in the third for the convincing shutout victory to began season 2018 victorious in their season-opener 1-0 overall.

The Lady Saints recorded 16 runs on eight hits and defensively allowing no runs with one hit and three errors from Northeast Monroe Lady Knights.

This weekend, the Lady Saints enter into preseason softball tourney competition hosted Columbia Christian School in Magnolia.

Then, for the next few weeks the Lady Saints hit the road for a while until returning to home action in April that produces a series of play on the diamond on their own territory leading into the 2018 AACS State Softball Tournament scheduled April 30-May 1.