The Southwood Varsity Baseball Team raised its overall record to animpressive 15 – 4 and its conference mark to 4 and 1 with a 2 – 1 over visiting Tippecanoe Valley on Friday, May 16 at the Launching Pad.
Junior Robbie Cole (3 – 1 ) went the distance from the bump for the Knights recording 7 strikeouts along the way.
Offensively, the Knight niners tallied runs in the 2nd and 3rd frames which proved to be enough. “We were great defensively and Robbie was an artist on the mound,” said Coach Kris Holtzleiter after the contest. “We figured out how to score a few runs. It was a good team effort.”
Jackson Blair, Jake Lloyd, Matt Cox, Brennan Kelly and Aaron Kelly all recorded hits for the varsity baseball squad. Christian Deeter had a Run Batted In with a sacrifice fly and Brennan Kelly also added an RBI in the contest.
The Knights continue their quest for a TRC Championship on Monday (May 19, 2014) when they travel to Northfield for a n important conference match up with the Norse.
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