Franklin Softball, Smoky Baseball Moving On in Playoffs

The Franklin Panthers Softball team is moving on to the 4th round of the state playoffs.

The Lady Panthers extended their undefeated season mark to 21-0 after defeating 10 seeded Mount Pleasant in Franklin on Tuesday evening by the final score of 3-0. The 2nd seeded Panthers will now play host to 3rd seeded Foard on Friday evening in Franklin in the 4th round.

The Smoky Mountain Mustang Baseball team also got a big win in the 3rd round. The 4th seeded Mustangs played host to 5 seed Forbush in Sylva on Tuesday, and came away with a 7-1 victory. Up next, the Mustangs will be traveling to take on the 1 seed, North Lincoln on Friday in the 4th round of the playoffs.