One week after suffering a 10-run loss at home to Leslie County, the Harlan Green Dragons returned the favor with a 13-3 win Monday at Hyden.
Leslie County swept the Area 9 championships on Friday night at Harlan County High School, rolling up 197 points in the boys competition and 149 in the girls race.
The weekend was full of tennis action at Harlan County High School as the 13th Region Tournament continued Saturday and Sunday.
Carrying a 10-game winning streak into Saturday's game and coming off a blowout win Thursday at North Laurel, the Harlan County Black Bears were probably starting to feel a tad invincible as the 13th Region's hottest team.
Harlan had two big games offensively on the way to a doubleheader sweep Saturday at Shelby Valley.The Green Dragons had 12 hits in an 11-9 eight-inning win in the opener and then 11 hits in an 11-4 victory in the nightcap.
Giving up nine runs in one inning is rare in high school softball. Giving up nine runs in one inning and still winning is all but impossible.