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Canes Late Rally Falls Short In State Championship

A late ninth-inning rally wasn't enough to undo a five-run first inning by the Jefferson Dragons, as the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes baseball team fell in the decisive third game of the series 6-3, and lost [...]

May 24th, 2018|

Opportunistic Canes Force Game 3

After falling in Game 1 against the Jefferson Dragons, the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes took advantage of seven walks, two hit batters, and seven Dragon errors to force a Game 3 on Wednesday after Game 2's [...]

May 22nd, 2018|

Jefferson’s Big First Inning Pushes Canes Towards Elimination

A four-run first inning put the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes in a sizeable hole against Jefferson's Dragons ace Patrick Hickocks. The Canes, however, weren't done. Cartersville trailed 5-0 entering the final two innings, but pushed across [...]

May 21st, 2018|

Relive Cartersville Baseball’s Wins Over Heritage

If you missed out on an exciting two games on Tuesday between the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes and Heritage Generals, you can relive the play-by-play of the entire game with WBHF's Kevin Pate and Mike Fields. [...]

May 16th, 2018|

Wilbanks, Seigler Lead Canes to Title Game

Behind Cohen Wilbanks' strong six innings of work and three runs scored by Anthony Seigler, the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes baseball team upended the Heritage Generals by a score of 10-2 to secure its spot in [...]

May 16th, 2018|

Cartersville Bests Wilcox, Heritage

A few seeing-eye singles put the Heritage Generals on top 2-0 in the top of the first inning, and with a talent like Cole Wilcox on the mound, that lead could seem insurmountable. Not for [...]

May 15th, 2018|

Gooch, Warner Power Canes to Final Four

Behind Cohen Wilbanks strong, four innings of work, the Cartersville Purple Hurricanes advanced to the Final Four of the GHSA Baseball Playoffs following an 11-1 win in Game 2. The Cartersville offense scored three runs [...]

May 10th, 2018|

Mason, Morris Shutout Spalding

With last week's series win over Marist, the Cartersville baseball team advanced to the quarterfinals for a matchup against fourth-seeded Spalding. The fans were treated with excellent pitching performances, but Cartersville emerged victorious with a 2-0 [...]

May 9th, 2018|

Adairsville Swept, Eliminated

The Adairsville baseball team was swept by Pace Academy at home on Friday by 17-1 and 4-0 to fall out of the GHSA 3-A Playoffs. The Tigers earned the No. 2 seed out of region [...]

April 28th, 2018|

Cartersville Sweeps Pickens, Advances to Second Round

The Cartersville baseball team swept the Pickens Dragons on Friday night by scores of 5-1 and 12-0 to earn a bid into the second round of the GHSA 4-A Playoffs. In Game One, RHP Mason [...]

April 28th, 2018|