The Lady Hounds swept Lakeside-Evans 17-0 and 12-0 Friday afternoon in Gray in the first round of the Region 2-AAAAA playoffs. Junior lefty Kylie Bass pitched a perfect game no-hitter in the first game, shortened to three innings by the mercy rule, and she allowed only one hit in the four-inning second game shutout. She struck out 13 and walked none in the two games.
Jones County will now host the region final four double-elimination tournament Wednesday and Thursday. The Lady Hounds will play Evans in the opening game at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, and Greenbrier will play Houston County in the second game at 3 p.m. The losers of the first two games play at 5, and the winners play at 7.
Game times for Thursday are 4, 6 and 8 p.m.