March 30, 2011 EditionAlso in this issue...
WR beats TuckermanNathan Hibbard
Staff Writer The Walnut Ridge Bobcats traveled to Tuckerman on March 22 and defeated the Bulldogs 11-8 in high school baseball action.
Chris Dickson led the Bobcats' offense, with three hits. Cole Hicks had a pair of doubles and scored two runs. Tyler Dickson, Eric Wilcoxson and Rowdy Ditto had two hits apiece for Walnut Ridge.
Chris Dickson earned the win on the mound, allowing eight runs on nine hits in six innings of work. Zach Carson pitched the seventh inning to earn the save.
Buffalo Island Central scored five runs in their final two at-bats to rally from a 4-0 deficit and slip past Walnut Ridge 5-4 on March 21 at Monette.
Hicks and Teague Phillips had two hits apiece for Walnut Ridge.