West Jessamine Colts gallop by Scott County with 12-3 victory
From Staff Reports
The Jessamine Journal
The West Jessamine Colts easily dispatched Scott 12-3 on Friday
The Colts got things started in the second inning when Preston Howard singled on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring one run.
West scored five runs in the seventh inning. West’s offense in the inning was led by Landry Byrd, Jarrett Crim, Jackson Green, Nathaniel Frank, and Hunter Peel, all driving in runs in the inning.
Ethan Davis led things off on the pitcher’s mound for West Jessamine. He went five innings, allowing zero runs on three hits, striking out nine and walking zero.
Nick Brown was on the hill for Scott. He lasted two innings, allowing three hits and four runs while striking out one. Blake Chalk, Pat Flynn and others entered the game as relief, throwing three innings, one inning, two-thirds of an inning, and one-third of an inning respectively.
West Jessamine collected 14 hits on the day. Green, Davis, Nick Lee, Howard, Peel, and Crim each collected multiple hits.
Crim, Peel, Howard, Lee, Davis, and Green each collected two hits to lead West Jessamine. The Colts tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. Davis led the way with two.
Ziegler went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Scott in hits.
Early lead for East Jessamine is enough to overcome West Colts
The West Jessamine Colts fell behind early and couldn’t come back in a 10-0 loss to East Jessamine on Wednesday.
East Jessamine took the lead on an error in the first inning.
The Colts struggled to contain the high-powered offense of East Jessamine, giving up ten runs.
East Jessamine fired up the offense in the first inning. An error scored one run for East Jessamine.
A single by Addie White in the first inning was a positive for Colts.
Kaylee Terrell was the winning pitcher for East Jessamine. She allowed six hits and zero runs over six innings, striking out 11 and walking zero.
White took the loss for Colts. She lasted five and two-thirds innings, allowing ten hits and ten runs while striking out six.
East Jessamine smacked two home runs on the day. Crank had a dinger in the sixth inning. Makayla McDowell had a long ball in the third inning.
Colts totaled six hits. Sarah Coffey and Olivia Bryant all had multiple hits for Colts. Bryant and Coffey each collected two hits to lead Colts.
East Jessamine tallied ten hits in the game. Hage and Mallory McDowell all managed multiple hits for East Jessamine. Hage went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead East Jessamine in hits.
Coffey’s walk-off gives Colts victory over Frederick Douglass
The West Jessamine Colts took their game in dramatic walk-off fashion, thanks to a walk-off home run at the end of the game to topple Frederick Douglass.
The Colts trailed 4-3 in the bottom of the seventh inning when Sarah Coffey homered on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs.
Frederick Douglass got things started in the second inning. A sacrifice bunt by Harris scored one run for Frederick Douglass.
Addie White took the win for the Colts. She surrendered four runs on eight hits over seven innings, striking out nine and walking zero.
Harris took the loss for Frederick Douglass. She surrendered three runs on three hits over two innings, walking zero.
Alexis Menifee started the game for Frederick Douglass. She went four innings, allowing two runs on seven hits and striking out six
The Colts smacked two home runs on the day. Coffey had a dinger in the seventh inning. Brooke Childers had a four bagger in the seventh inning.
Colts saw the ball well today, racking up ten hits in the game. Coffey, Childers, and White each collected multiple hits for Colts. Coffey went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead Colts in hits.
Frederick Douglass tallied eight hits. Kasia Parks, Macy Helton, and Madison Davis all collected multiple hits for Frederick Douglass. Frederick Douglass didn’t commit a single error in the field. Bell had eight chances in the field, the most on the team. Frederick Douglass stole five bases during the game as two players stole more than one. Parks led the way with two.
Colts fall to Lexington Christian
Lexington Christian took an early lead in the first inning when Millicent German homered on the first pitch of the at bat, scoring two runs.
Lexington Christian took the lead for good with one run in the third inning. In the third an error scored one run for Lexington Christian.
Emillie Teall took the win for Lexington Christian. She allowed six hits and three runs over seven innings, striking out four.
Tori Giurgevich took the loss for Colts. She lasted six innings, allowing ten hits and seven runs while striking out one and walking one.
Lexington Christian tallied two home runs on the day. German went for the long ball in the first inning. Elsie Shewmaker had a dinger in the fourth inning.
Jenna Mullen, Morgan Matthews, Sarah Coffey, Haley Herrmann, Aaliyah Edenstrom, and Jessica Lewis all had one hit to lead Colts.
Lexington Christian scattered ten hits in the game. Teall, Shewmaker, and German all had multiple hits for Lexington Christian.
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