Photo by Derrick Stuckly

The Region I-2A champion Early Lady Horns (33-4), shown displaying their regional championship trophy after defeating Coahoma, 4-3, Friday at Abilene Christian University, will battle Region IV champion Hallettsville (31-9) at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at McCombs Field on the University of Texas at Austin campus in UIL Class 2A state semifinal softball action. Region II champion Brock (31-6) and Region III champion Elysian Fields (31-7) will meet in the first semifinal at 2 p.m. Thursday. The two semifinal winners will then square off at 11 a.m. Saturday at McCombs Field to determine the state champion. Members of the regional champion Lady Horns roster include Bailey Harris, Morgan Birrell, Julia Loudermilk, Tresta Donahoo, Daniela Castillo, Kadi Finlayson, Erica Hulse, Taylor Penn, Kish Suniga, Kendra Clardy, Tylene Middleton, Andrea Gressett, Ceejay Oliver, Shandi Winstead, Kayla Dickerson, Brittany Davis, Janna Allen, head coach Bryan Waller and assistant coach Kristi Sandoval.