The Cass baseball team trailed Rome 7-4 going to the bottom of the fifth inning Tuesday night at home but rallied with a run in the fifth and five more in the sixth for a 10-7 region victory.
Gavin Young went 3-for-3 for the Colonels, including a double and two RBIs to lead the Cass attack, Bailey Campbell homered and doubled, and Steven Spell doubled twice to plate two runs.Austin Pruett picked up the pitching win in relief, throwing 3 2/3 innings while allowing just one earned run.
Cass is now 12-11 on the season and 5-5 in region play.
Woodland took a 6-0 lead through the top of the fifth inning Tuesday night at Villa Rica, then held on for a 7-3 region win.
Grayson Bagwell (7 IP, 3R, 2ER, 8H, 0BB, 3K) got the job done on the mound for Woodland tossing a complete seven innings while allowing just two earned runs and did not allow a free pass. Hunter Reaid had three RBI’s for Woodland and stole a base in the contest.
Woodland is now 12-8 on the season and 3-5 in region play.
The Adairsville baseball team battled back from a three-run deficit Tuesday night but ultimately fell to the visiting Class AAA 2nd-ranked Ringgold Tigers, 7-3.
Ringgold’s Nathan Camp tossed a three-hitter and did not allow an earned run. He walked three and fanned nine for the pitching win.
Sam Seaman, Hunter Hice, and Noah Dutton had the Adairsville hits. Garrett Mishoe and Caden Gibbs drove in runs for the Tigers.
Adairsville is now 8-13 on the season and 3-7 in region play.
The Georgia Highlands College baseball team took the first game of this week’s four-game series with South Georgia State Tuesday night at LakePoint with a 6-1 win.
The Chargers took a 4-0 lead with three runs in the fourth inning and added single runs in the sixth and seventh frames on their way to victory. The Hawks scored their only run in the eighth inning.
Jake Lovvorn earned the win for Chargers tossing seven innings, surrendering one run, nine hits, striking out two, and walking one. Bradley Hood worked the final two innings on the mound for Georgia Highlands. He did not allow a run, hit, or walk and struck out three.
The Chargers improved to 25-13 overall and 5-4 in conference games.
5:55 Cass vs. Kell
5:55 Woodland vs. Paulding County
3:30 Cartersville vs. Walnut Grove at LakePoint
5:55 Adairsville at North Murray