Franklin County Lady Lion Jayden Gailey has been named the Class AAA Softball Player of the Year for the second straight season.
By Shane Scoggins
The Franklin County Lions passed another test Tuesday night.
The Franklin County Lions are ranked No. 8 in the state in Class AAA.
The team showed that it’s worthy of the hype with its last two victories.
Coach Jason Oliver said a couple of memories stand out in his mind about Kalyn Jinks.
One came in the team’s drive for the school’s first state softball championship last season.
Coach Mike Miller said he began working with Jaden Cheek on her hitting after she was left off an 8-year-old Little League Softball All-Star team.
A total of 14 teams from 10 different schools in Georgia and South Carolina will join Franklin County in the first J.B. Bearden Border Wars Tournament beginning Saturday in Carnesville.