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Former LaRue County High School Lady Hawk Christian Cox competed in the East vs. West All-Star game June 12-14 at the University of Kentucky.
Cox, who played for the West Seniors, played three games that weekend – two seven-inning games on Saturday and one nine-inning game on Sunday.
Lady Hawk coach Mielle DiStefano coached the West Junior All Stars.
DiStefano said her team defeated the West Seniors, with pitchers combining for a one-hitter.
“Ironically, Christian Cox got the only hit,” she said. “It was a good win, because that team was loaded with Division 1 talent.”
Cox, the daughter of Mike and Joy Cox, has signed to play with Murray State University.
DiStefano said each athlete in the All-Star game plays the same amount of innings.
“Everyone gets to bat,” said DiStefano. “All 19 hit before the first batter hits again, so there’s a lot of plotting.…”
Game 1 – East Seniors defeated East Juniors 3-1
Game 2 – West Juniors defeated West Seniors 1-0
Game 3 – West Seniors defeated East Juniors 1-0
Game 4 – West Seniors defeated West Juniors 5-0
Game 5 – East Seniors defeated West Seniors 13-3
Game 6 – East Juniors defeated West Juniors 3-2