THAT'S THE TICKET: Lady Cardinals are regional tournament bound

THAT'S THE TICKET: Lady Cardinals are regional tournament bound

The Lady Cardinals have a ticket to the dance!

Thanks to a doubleheader sweep of Northeast Texas Wednesday afternoon at Drumgoole Field at Cain Park, the Lady Cardinals have clinched a Region XIV Tournament berth. The Lady Cardinals were a 12-1 (5 innings) and 6-4 winner to improve to 29-21 on the year and 16-10 in conference.

The Lady Cardinals can do no worse than the East Division's fourth-place seed at the tournament, which is scheduled May 4-7 in Port Arthur. They currently are in third place behind Tyler and Bossier Parish.

It will be the Lady Cardinals' first appearance at the regional tournament since 2014. The Lady Cardinals previously participated in the regional tournament in 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

The Lady Cardinals are scheduled to be on the road today against Bossier Parish. Doubleheader action begins at 1 p.m.

Here are the current standings in the East:

*Tyler 22-4

*Bossier Parish 20-6

*TVCC 16-10

Angelina 15-11

Navarro 14-12

Kilgore 12-14

NE Texas 7-21

Paris 0-28

*clinched regional tournament berth