HS Softball: San Marcos closing in on playoff berth

San Marcos freshman pitcher Victoria Vasquez prepares to throw a pitch during a recent game. The Lady Rattlers host New Braunfels tonight. (Photo by Gerald Castillo)

The San Marcos Lady Rattlers have a chance to strengthen its playoff dreams tonight in a 7 p.m. home game versus New Braunfels. With a win, San Marcos will take a big step forward toward a playoff spot.

The top four teams in District 25-5A will advance to the playoffs, and the Lady Rattlers (16-12-1, 3-3) are currently tied for third place in district play. The New Braunfels Lady Unicorns (17-10, 2-4) are sitting in fifth place, trying to get back into the playoff picture, but tonight is an opportunity for the Lady Rattlers to add on to their one game lead.

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