Monday, May 15, 2017
Southwood High School
The Knights dropped an extra inning affair against conference rival Wabash Monday night 9-8 in 8 innings. The Knights got off to a good start collecting 8 runs on 12 hits through the first 4 innings, but then could not plate another run. Joel Hinds was 3 for 4 with a home run and 5 runs batted in. Clayton Wells was also 3 for 4 and added 2 stolen bases. Zach Ball and Carson Blair added two hits apiece while Gabe Lloyd, Matt Cox, Ethen Roberts and Mason Lloyd all added hits of their own. Matt Cox threw 7 innings on the mound, giving up 8 runs on 11 hits. Only 5 of the runs were earned and he struck out 6 without walking a batter. Gabe Lloyd pitched the 8th, allowing 1 earned run and took the loss.