By Stephen Henderson\r\nIt was a good week last week for the Lady Cougar softball team of Patrick County High School. They picked up three wins; they beat Christiansburg 18-5 Monday afternoon, George Washington of Danville 18-1 Tuesday and Tunstall 4-1 Thursday.\r\nPerhaps the previous week\u2019s loss to Halifax re-charged the Lady Cougars\u2019 drive for last week\u2019s three victories.\r\nLast Monday\u2019s game at Christiansburg saw the Lady Cougars come out swinging. They scored 12 runs in the first three innings on 11 hits and added six more runs in the next two innings before the game was called due to the slaughter rule.\r\nChristiansburg scored runs in the fourth and fifth innings.\r\nBrandi Woods went 2-2 with a two-run home run and a double; she reached base twice on errors.\r\nSavannah Moorefield went 3-4, just missing a cycle. She singled in the first, tripled in the second and doubled in the third.\r\nMelissa Pendleton went 2-4 with two RBIs.\r\nMorgan and Sydney Biggs each helped with two RBIs each.\r\nCassidy Largin took the win on the mound pitching three innings. She struck out five, had one BB and no hits or runs. Moorefield finished the last two innings with one strikeout, 1 BB, two hits and two earned runs.\r\nTuesday\u2019s home game against GW went five innings with the Lady Cougars scoring nine runs in the second inning to move into the lead 11-0. They picked up seven more runs in the third and fourth to end the game 18-1 The Lady Eagles\u2019 lone run came in the fourth inning.\r\nBrandi Woods went 4-4 with three doubles and a three-run home run; she had four RBIs.\r\nMelanie Roberson went 3-4 with three doubles and two RBIs.\r\nSydnee Biggs had two hits and two RBIs. Melissa Pendleton had two hits, scored two runs and one RBI.\r\nCassidy Largin took the win on the mound in three innings with three strikeouts. Melanie Roberson went in for relief, striking out two.\r\nThursday, the Lady Cougars beat Tunstall 4-1.\r\n\u201cWe did have a good performance from Cassidy; however, she did allow six free passes for the Lady Trojans, but did not allow a hit and had 14 strike-outs,\u201d said Coach Roger Wilson.\r\nAt the plate, Abby Hutchens had two doubles and an RBI.\r\nMorgan Biggs and Zoe Hutchens had two hits each.\r\nThe Lady Cougars are now 5-1 for the season.