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Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 weathered a push by North Paulding in the first inning where Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 coughed up three runs, but Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 still won 15-5 on Friday. The big inning for North Paulding came thanks to a single by Nick Colina, by Collin O’Neal, and an error on a ball put in play by Grayson Elkins.
In the first inning, North Paulding got their offense started when Colina singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 took the lead for good with three runs in the third inning. In the third Trooper Vinings singled on a 1-1 count, scoring one run, Deion Walker singled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run, and Zach Stewart’s sac fly scored one run for Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018.
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 scored five runs in the sixth inning. Mason Curtis, Justin Tew, and Jarrett Jenkins each drove in runs during the inning.
Fred Wilson earned the win for Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018. He went four and a third innings, allowing one run on two hits and striking out three. Ethan Wright threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Wood took the loss for North Paulding. He went two and a third innings, allowing six runs on five hits and striking out two.
Max Dejong started the game for Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018. He lasted one inning, allowing one hit and four runs while striking out one.
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 launched four home runs on the day. Reid Brown went yard in the fourth inning. Wright had a long ball in the fourth inning. Walker had a homer in the second inning. Will Hubbell had a dinger in the fourth inning.
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 tallied 12 hits. Vinings, Walker, Wright, and Hubbell each managed multiple hits for Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018. Hubbell, Wright, Walker, and Vinings each managed two hits to lead Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018.