Martin Luther King, Jr Girls Varsity Softball

  • Overall Record: 10 - 4
  • Conference Record: 6 - 2

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Award SZN

Jr. Taniyah Fletcher (pictured) has been named the top pitcher in Dekalb County by the Dekalb County coaches.  Her teammate Isabella Escobar was named to the All-County Academic Team.  Isabella was also named to the County Senior All-Star team along with Breona Wyche.

Back to Back State Playoffs!

Our Softball team beat Morrow 8-3 to clinch a spot in the state playoffs for the 2nd year in a row!  The Lady Lions have also guaranteed themselves a spot in the semi-finals of the region tournament where we will take on Lovejoy.

Senior Night Win

On Senior Night the Lady Lions beat Forest Park 9-8.  Great way for our seniors to finish the last home game of their career! Go Lions!

King 3 Lithonia 1

The Lady Lions got revenge after losing to Lithonia last season.  The pitching from Jr. Taniyah Fletcher and catching from So. Cierra Simmons lead us to victory.

Lady Lions Beat Cedar Grove

The Lady Lions won a close home game over Cedar Grove this week 14-11.  This shows while that while they Lady Lions have excellent pitching, they can also win games with their bats.  This brings our record to 4-1.

3 Early Wins!!!

Our Softball team has started the season with wins over Stone Mountain, and Mcnair.  Then they opened up Region play with a win over Morrow.  What a great to defend their 2018 Region Championship.  The team has been lead by pitcher Taniyah Fletcher.

Region Champions

Congrats to our Softball Team for winning the Region Championship!  The Lady Lions beat Forest Park 6-4 to win the Region Tournament.  So. Ta’Niyah Fletcher struck out 17 batters and got great support from 2nd basemen Sr. Korie Lewis.  Fletcher also went 3 for 4 from the plate.

Softball Starts 3-0

Three Game Win Streak!   Our softball team has started the season 3-0, with wins against Tucker, Columbia, and Morrow.  They have been getting great pitching performances from So. Taniyah Fletcher (pictured above).  She has only given up 2 runs in 3 games.  She has 2 shutouts. Kudos also goes to the defense.  On the