(McLennan Athletics courtesy photo)
Danielle Gregory hit two home runs in the Highlassies’ win over Galveston on Saturday. (McLennan Athletics courtesy photo)

WACO – The McLennan Highlassies closed out the McLennan Softball Classic with two wins on Saturday.

McLennan defeated Kilgore 7-6 in eight innings with Morgan Hill picking up the win. Cheyenne Bell led the Highlassies at the plate, going 3-4 with two RBIs. Hill was 2-3 with two RBIs and Andrea Gonzales was also 2-3. Kaymee Gooden picked up two RBIs on one hit and Summer Dolezel recorded an RBI.

The Highlassies closed out the tournament with an 8-0 run-rule victory over Galveston. Danielle Gregory was hot at the plate, going 2-4 with two home runs and two RBIs. Amber Mills was 3-4 and Aubri Hockenbury recorded a double and two RBIs. Hill and Gooden both went 1-3 with an RBI. Bell picked up two RBIs.

McLennan returns to action to Wednesday, traveling to Houston for a 1 p.m. doubleheader at San Jacinto.

McLennan 7, Kilgore 6
Kilgore 000 120 30 – 6 8 2
McLennan 203 100 01 – 7 9 4
Hayley Vavra, Jordyn Rogers (3) and Morgan Woodruff. Ashley Mills, Morgan Hill (7) and Cheyenne Bell. WP: Hill; LP: Rogers. Leading hitters – Kilgore: Mariah Goguen (2-40, Angelica Gonzales (2-4, 2 RBI), KeAmbria Hunter (0-4, RBI), Madison Goolsby (1-4, 2 RBI), Hayley McCullers (0-0, RBI); McLennan: Andrea Gonzales (2-3), Cheyenne Bell (3-4, 2 RBI), Morgan Hill (2-3, 2 RBI), Kaymee Gooden (1-3, 2 RBI) and Summer Dolezel (0-2, RBI). Record: McLennan 11-3.

McLennan 8, Galveston 0
Galveston 000 00 – 0 4 1
McLennan 241 01 – 8 10 0
Kati Turner and Andrea Gonzales. WP: Turner. Leading hitters – McLennan: Danielle Gregory (2-4, 2 HR, 2 RBI), Amber Mills (3-4), Aubri Hockenbury (1-2, 2B, 2 RBI), Cheyenne Bell (0-2, 2 RBI), Morgan Hill (1-3, RBI) and Kaymee Gooden (1-3, RBI). McLennan 12-3.