April 16, 2014 EditionAlso in this issue...
High school baseball and softball action involving Lawrence County teams during the past week include:
Bay 2, Hillcrest 0
Hillcrest 3, Sloan-Hendrix 0
Walnut Ridge 11, Salem 1
Walnut Ridge 2, White Co. 1
Tuckerman 7, Hillcrest 3
Manila 11, Hoxie 1
Ridgefield Christian 11-12, Black Rock 1-2
Pocahontas 5, Walnut Ridge 2
Hillcrest 2-2, Mammoth Spring 7-1
Walnut Ridge 7, White Co. 3
Baylee Burris went 2-for-4 with a double and a triple, two RBIs and scored two runs. Maggie Jackson went 3-for-4 with an RBI. Hannah Massey pitched a complete game, allowing three runs and striking out three.
Corning 19-11, Hoxie 0-0
Hoxie dropped both ends of a doubleheader at Corning by scores of 19-0 and 11-0. Courtney Sears had a double and Cheyenne Hatfield added a base hit for the Lady Mustangs in the first game. Sierra Morris, Harley Kingcade, Chasity Kingsland and Sears all had hits in the nightcap.
Sears pitched both games, recording two strikeouts in the first game, and three in the second.
Walnut Ridge 12, Cotter 1
Tuckerman 3, Sloan-Hendrix 2
Rivercrest 17, Hoxie 0
Hillcrest 10, Bay 9
Colman Evans hit a three-run homer in the top of the seventh inning to give Hillcrest a 10-9 win over Bay.
The Screamin' Eagles led 7-5 before Bay scored four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to take the lead. Dylan Nunnally was the winning pitcher for Hillcrest.