Elgin softball sent home despite gutsy Game 2 effort Posted in: Sports The Elgin High School varsity softball team was eliminated from the 2022 UIL 5A State Championships last Saturday evening, after absorbing a 3-2 defeat to the Brenham Cubettes in Game 2 of their area round playoff series.The series-opening game, held Friday night in Elgin, resulted in a 9-0 Brenham victory.Ladycats ace, Jessica Cantrell, expectedly offered a quality outing in a must-win Game 2, as the sophomore contributed 5 ⅔ innings under the scorching Texas sun. She struck out four and walked just one batter while holding the Cubettes to a single earned run.Paiton Altmiller, who came on to relieve Cantrell ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!