PRESTONSBURG - The host Prestonsburg Lady Blackcats notched their second straight win on Tuesday, outlasting 58th District/Floyd County Conference foe Allen Central 15-13 at StoneCrest Park.
With the win, Prestonsburg improved to 5-11 overall and 4-1 in the 58th District/Floyd County Conference.
Allen Central, which swept a doubleheader from Cordia last week, dropped to 2-12 overall and 0-3 in the district/conference.
Haley Howell was the winning pitcher for the Lady Blackcats. Helping her cause at the plate, Howell delivered a double and single for the Prestonsburg softball team.
Allyson DeRossett and Jessica Lafferty had two doubles apiece for the Lady Blackcats.
Allison Conley and Haley Allen added two singles each for Prestonsburg, which defeated a Floyd County foe for the second straight outing.
Taylor Hackworth, Kate Rose and Jordan Bach each had one single for Prestonsburg in the winning effort.
Elizabeth Campbell led the Allen Central offense with a double and a single.
Allen Central is scheduled to host Prestonsburg on May 7.