Thursday, March 30, 2017
Union Grove High School
Locust Grove High School
Wolverines Varsity Takes Some Time To Pull Away From Locust Grove
Wolverines Varsity and Locust Grove played a taut affair on Thursday, but Wolverines Varsity eventually prevailed 5-3 after taking the lead for good in the sixth inning. The game was tied at three with Wolverines Varsity batting in the top of the sixth when Jaden Huber doubled off of Nicholson, driving in one run.
Wolverines Varsity captured the lead in the second inning. Wolverines Varsity scored one run when Ryan Inman singled with two outs in the second inning.
Locust Grove evened things up at three in the bottom of the third inning. An error scored two runs for Locust Grove.
Tyler Staton earned the win for Wolverines Varsity. He tossed seven innings, surrendering three runs, seven hits, striking out three, and walking zero. Nicholson took the loss for Locust Grove. He threw two innings, surrendering two runs, two hits, striking out three, and walking one.
Crisp started the game for Locust Grove. He threw five innings, allowing three runs, seven hits, and striking out five.
Haydon Moss went 1-for-4 at the plate as he led the team with two runs batted in.