High School Sports

Huge week earns Long Beach senior an honor

Long Beach senior Savannah Bryant.
Long Beach senior Savannah Bryant. Special to the Sun Herald

Long Beach softball senior Savannah Bryant had a big week as the Lady Bearcats rolled to three wins.

Bryant, who is the the Sun Herald Girls Player of the Week, threw a no-hitter in a 10-0 win over Gautier on April 11, striking out seven and walking two. She also had a double, triple and three RBIs.

Bryant was also the complete-game winner in a 5-1 victory over West Harrison on April 13. She gave up three hits, struck out one and walked one.

The senior, who recently signed with Mississippi Gulf Coast CC, had a big day at the plate in a 9-6 win over D'Iberville on Friday, going 2-for-2 with two RBIs.

Long Beach (11-11) will play St. Martin at 7 p.m. on Tuesday.