Eighth-grade pitcher Bailey Murphy tossed a five-inning perfect game, as host Mortimer Jordan routed Walker 11-0 Tuesday in the first game of the Class 5A Area Tournament at Jordan.
Haylie McCleney was 3-for-3 at the plate with two doubles, an RBI and a stolen base. Alyson Linn knocked a bases-loaded triple, and drove in another run on a sacrifice fly. Shelby Maze went 2-for-2 with a walk, an RBI and a steal.
The Blue Devils take on Curry in the winner's bracket game Thursday at 4 p.m.