Katy wins state title in walk-off fashion 3-2 over Lewisville

Katy players celebrate after winning the Class 6A state championship June 6 in Austin. Katy defeated The Woodlands 3-2 in the state semifinal and Lewisville 3-2 in the final to win (Jason Fochtman/HCN)

During its run to the state title, Katy seemed to have a flair for the dramatic.

The championship game was no different.

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With a bases-loaded, squeeze bunt by McKay Bloxham in the bottom of the seventh, the Lady Tigers defeated the Lewisville Fighting Farmers on Saturday in Austin 3-2 to claim their first state softball championship in school history.

"I was nervous, but I was ready," Bloxham said. "I haven't been doing too well lately, and so finally to come out of that in this situation was great.

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