Boys Varsity Baseball · Boys Varsity Baseball beats North Paulding 8 – 4

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Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 nabbed the lead late in the game in an 8-4 victory over North Paulding on Wednesday. The game was tied at three with Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 batting in the top of the fifth when Alex Poff threw a wild pitch allowing one run across the plate for Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018.
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 earned the victory despite allowing North Paulding to score three runs in the fourth inning. North Paulding’s big inning was driven by a single by Cole Dunn and by Grayson Elkins.
Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 fired up the offense in the first inning. Maxwell threw a wild pitch allowing one run across the plate for Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018.
Jared Rine led the Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 to victory on the pitcher’s mound. He surrendered three runs on seven hits over six innings, striking out six and walking zero. Spencer Borgel threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Maxwell led things off on the hill for North Paulding. He allowed two hits and four runs over four and a third innings, striking out ten. Mckay Johnson, Tyler Roon, and Poff each contributed in relief for North Paulding.
Ethan Wright led Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 with two hits in four at bats. Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 stole eight bases during the game as three players stole more than one. Will Hubbell led the way with three. Hillgrove Hawks Varsity 2018 didn’t commit a single error in the field. Mason Curtis had six chances in the field, the most on the team.
North Paulding racked up seven hits in the game. Dunn and Mickey Maguire each managed multiple hits for North Paulding.