New Deal Lady Lions making history this season - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

New Deal Lady Lions making history this season

New Deal Lady Lions (Source: KCBD Video) New Deal Lady Lions (Source: KCBD Video)
NEW DEAL, TX (KCBD) -

The New Deal Lady Lions softball team is reaching new heights under second year Head Coach Matthew Ford.

The Lady Lions are 13-6 and won the bi-district championship beating Sanford Fritch 27-9 to advance to the area-round playoffs.

Then New Deal beat Van Horn 6-4 and 14-3 bringing home the Lady Lion's first ever area championship.

Mackenzie Johnson, Senior pitcher/infielder, says she wants to keep making history.

"That means a lot because we made history you know, we've never been this far before so it feels really good."

Next up, the Lady Lions face Forsan in the quarterfinals on Thursday.

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