Southwood had a solid non-conference victory tonight against the Alexandria-Monroe Tigers. Southwood started the game with a big 4 run first. Alexandria crept back in to make it a 4-3 ballgame after 4 innings. The Knights would put it away in the top of the 5th scoring 7 runs after having two outs in the inning. This was a good gritty win.
Offensive leaders include:
Mason Yentes 3 for 4 with a triple and 2 runs scored
Connor Rich 2 for 5 with a run scored and an RBI
Alex Farr 2 for 3 with two runs scored, an RBI, and a walk
Koby Thomas 2 for 3 with a double, a run scored and 3 RBIs
Cole Winer 2 for 4 with a run scored and 2 RBIs
Logan Barley, Mo Lloyd, and Tristin Hayslett also added a hit
Koby Thomas 4 1/3 IP 6H 5R 4ER 2BB 7Ks
Cole Winer 2 2/3 IP 0H 0R 0ER 0BB 3Ks
The Knights come back home on Monday to host Wabash in a battle of undefeated conference foes. With a win on Monday, Southwood could also claim a county title having previously defeated Northfield and Manchester. Come join us at 5pm!