Three first-inning runs helped Syrupmakers to a 4-1 win over Bainbridge HS at Cairo on Tuesday.
Syrupmakers scored in the first on an error, a walk by Myles Knight, and a bases loaded walk by Stanton Long.
Drew Leverette had a hot bat for Syrupmakers. Leverette went 3-4 and scored one run. He singled in the first and second innings and doubled in the fourth inning.
Emerson Hancock struck out seven hitters en route to the Syrupmakers win. Hancock allowed one earned run, six hits and three walks over seven innings.
Long was the game’s losing pitcher. He lasted just five innings, walked five, struck out six, and allowed four runs.
The lone run of the game for Bainbridge HS came as Carson Inlow crossed the plate in the first inning on an RBI single by Will Kelley.
Bainbridge Batting Stats:
TB: Keith Lyle 2, Dustin Strickland, Anderson Bailey, Will Kelley 2
RBI: Will Kelley
SAC: Stanton Long
FC: Keith Lyle, Dustin Strickland, Anderson Bailey, Blake Merchant, Cayden McQuaig, Will Kelley
HBP: Blake Merchant
Cairo Batting Stats:
2B: Drew Leverette
TB: Cage Cox, Jessie Miller 2, Drew Leverette 4, Harley Ponder
RBI: Parker Duncan, Brick Kinni, Myles Knight
ROE: Parker Duncan
FC: Drew Leverette, Harley Ponder
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