Monday, April 17, 2017
North Cobb High School
Hillgrove High School
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity defeated North Cobb 2-1 on Monday thanks to a walk-off single. The game was tied at one with Hillgrove Hawks Varsity batting in the bottom of the eleventh when Will Hubbell singled off of Greckel, driving in one run.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Hillgrove Hawks Varsity pitchers struck out 15, while hurlers for North Cobb sat down eight.
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity took an early lead in the first inning. Wade Richardson drove in one when he singled in the first inning.
North Cobb evened things up at one in the top of the fourth inning. With one out in the fourth inning Diaz drove in one run when he singled.
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity had six hits in the game. Jacob Warren and Richardson each collected multiple hits for Hillgrove Hawks Varsity. Richardson and Warren all had two hits to lead Hillgrove Hawks Varsity.
Dobbs led North Cobb with two hits in five at bats.