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Junior Jacket Baseball Opens With a Victory

Posted on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 2:12 pm

The Junior Jacket baseball team traveled to Whitwell last Thursday and came away with an 11 – 1 decision over the Tigers. The Junior Jackets will travel to South Pittsburg today for a 5:30 p.m., game with the Pirates.

Alex Killian, Dalyn Pickett, and Braxton Norris combined to one hit their hosts. Meanwhile, the Junior Jackets managed to score in five of the seven innings to put the game away. The Junior Jackets plated four runs in the fourth and three runs in the sixth.

Killian was also impressive at the plate. He was 4 – 5 with a double, two runs scored, and two RBIs.  Jaden Ruehling was 2 – 4 with a triple and a pair of runs scored.