C.J. Risak: Correspondent
LECANTO — Defense was the difference — Lecanto made mistakes early but recovered, while Dunnellon made them throughout the game.
The result was an 8-4 Lecanto triumph over its 5A-6 softball rival, a victory that boosted the Panthers to 2-0 in district play, 2-1 overall. Dunnellon slipped to 2-4 overall, 0-2 in 5A-6.