Bowie and Judson face off in 6A Region IV Championship
Every team is taking it one pitch and one game at a time. A series victory this week means a road trip to Austin next week for the 2021 UIL State Softball Tournament.
Let's take a look at the 6A Region IV Championship.
CONVERSE JUDSON VS AUSTIN BOWIE
Game 1: 7:00 pm Thursday, May 27th at Buda Johnson
Game 2: 7:00 pm Friday, May 28th at Buda Johnson
Game 3: Noon Saturday, May 29th at Buda Johnson * If necessary
HOW CONVERSE JUDSON GOT HERE
- BI-DISTRICT: Beat SA Clark
- AREA: Beat Buda Hays
- REGIONAL QUARTERS: Beat Round Rock
- REGIONAL SEMIS: Beat O'Connor
HOW AUSTIN BOWIE GOT HERE
- BI-DISTRICT: Beat Cedar Park Vista Ridge
- AREA: Beat Cibolo Steele
- REGIONAL QUARTERS: Beat Lake Travis
- REGIONAL SEMIS: Beat Los Fresnos
On the other side, Austin Bowie is back in familiar territory after reaching the state finals in 2017. The last couple of years the Bulldogs have dealt with team injuries but this squad is healthy and ready to return to state lead by Auburn signee Abbey Smith.
Both these teams know how to put runs on the board. Judson has a team batting average of .414 and Bowie bats .378 respectively. This series will come down to who can get the big outs at the right time.
PREDICTION: Judson advances winning the series 2-1