BGA Athletics Round Up: Week of March 18
Vs Broken Arrow (OK)
watched the game slip away early and couldn't recover in a 4-1 loss to Broken Arrow on Monday. Broken Arrow took the lead on a single in the first inning. The Wildcats lost despite out-hitting Broken Arrow four to three. Wyatt Greenewalt
was on the pitcher's mound for BGA going four and one-third innings, allowing three runs on two hits and striking out seven. Jack Joyce
threw one and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen. Jaylen Frierson
led the Wildcats with two hits in three at bats.
Vs Piedmont Oklahoma
fell behind early and couldn't come back in a 1-0 loss to Piedmont on Wednesday. Piedmont took the lead on a single in the second inning. The pitching was strong on both sides. Piedmont pitchers struck out 10, while the Wildcats sat down five. A single by Teddy Holloway
in the first inning was a positive for the Wildcats. Carter Trapeni
was on the pitcher's mound for BGA and lasted six innings, allowing three hits and one run while striking out three. Eli Mayberry
threw one inning in relief. Zach McCullough
, Mitch Petzelt
, Wyatt Wilson
, and Holloway
each managed one hit to lead BGA.
Vs Noble (OK)
Noble Captured the lead early to defeat BGA
16-9 on Thursday. The Wildcats collected six hits and Noble 17 in the high-scoring affair. BGA put up six runs in the seventh inning during an offensive onslaught from Teddy Holloway
, a walk by Blake Rowe
, and a triple by Eli Mayberry
. Wyatt Wilson
was on the mound for the Wildcats going six and one-third innings, allowing seven runs on nine hits, striking out three and walking zero. Mitch Petzelt
threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen. Trace Adams
, Caleb Fleming
, and Mayberry
each collected one hit to lead BGA. The Wildcats committed no errors in the game. Mayberry
had the most chances in the field with 11.
Vs White House
The Wildcats took a victory against White House in a pitcher’s duel on Friday winning 2-1. Piper Dambach
allowed just one hit to White House. BGA
got on the board in the first inning when Kyah Keller-Smith
drove in one when she singled. Dambach
earned the victory on the rubber for BGA, allowing one hit and one run over five innings, striking out four and walking one. BGA
saw the ball well, racking up five hits in the game. Keller-Smith
and Kendall Grimes
all collected multiple hits for the Lady Wildcats led by Grimes
with two hits each. Grimes
led BGA with two stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with five stolen bases.
lost the lead late in a 10-4 defeat to Hendersonville on Friday. The game was tied at four with Hendersonville batting in the top of the second when an error scored one run for Hendersonville. The Wildcats
struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Hendersonville, giving up 10 runs. In the bottom of the first inning, BGA Wildcats tied things up at four when Beth Fleming
singled on a 3-2 count, scoring one run. Piper Dambach
went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead the Lady Wildcats in hits.
Vs Spring Hill
defeated Spring Hill 9-4 on Saturday after taking the lead late in the game. The game was tied at three with the Wildcat batting in the top of the third when Piper Dambach
singled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run. The Wildcats earned the victory despite allowing Spring Hill to score three runs in the first inning. The offensive firepower by Spring Hill was led by #19, #10, and #26, all driving in runs in the inning. BGA
got on the board in the first inning when Dambach hit into a fielder's choice, scoring one run. BGA tallied four runs in the fourth inning led by singles by Kendall Grimes
, Paige Shea
, Kennedy Rawls
, and a home run by Dambach. Shea was in the pitcher's circle for BGA allowing two hits and three runs over one inning, walking zero. BGA racked up nine hits in the game by Beth Fleming
, Dambach, and Grimes all managing multiple hits. Grimes, Dambach, and Fleming each collected two hits to lead the Lady Wildcats who tore up the base paths with two players stealing at least two bases. Fleming
led the way with two.
took the lead late in the game in a 10-7 victory over Watertown on Saturday. The game was tied at seven with the Wildcats batting in the bottom of the third when Piper Dambach
doubled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs. Watertown scored four runs in the second inning, but BGA still managed to pull out the victory. The Lady Wildcats fired up the offense in the first inning, when Paige Shea
doubled on a 1-0 count, scoring one run. Dambach led things off on the rubber for BGA allowing six hits and seven runs over three innings, striking out three. The Wildcats by Shea, Dambach, Kendall Grimes
, and Alex Pareigis
all collecting multiple hits. Shea
went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead the Wildcats in hits.
fell behind early and couldn't come back in a 7-1 loss to Cullman on Saturday. The Wildcats struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Cullman, giving up seven runs. Cullman got on the board in the first inning. Paige Shea
was on the rubber for the Wildcats allowing three hits, three runs, and walking one. Piper Dambach
threw four innings in relief out of the bullpen. Shea
went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead the Wildcats in hits.