Trinity shut out by Centreville

Published 12:01am Wednesday, February 27, 2013

CENTREVILLE — Corey Gaulden allowed just one hit and struck out five batters over four innings as the Centreville Academy Tigers rolled to a 10-0 win over the Trinity Episcopal Saints Tuesday afternoon.

Centreville scored two runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to 10-run rule Trinity after exploding for five runs just an inning earlier that put the Tigers ahead 8-0. And Gaulden helped his own cause by going 2-for-2 with both hits going for doubles.

Quinton Logan allowed four runs on two hits, three walks and hit batters while striking out seven batters in three-plus innings as he was charged with the loss.

The Tigers, who had seven total hits in the game, got on the board with three runs in the bottom of the second inning.

Trinity Episcopal (0-1) hosts Oak Forest Academy today at 6:30 p.m. Centreville Academy (1-0) plays at Wilkinson County Christian Academy on Thursday with the junior varsity game at 4:30 p.m. followed by the varsity game at 6:30 p.m.

Block 16, Harrisonburg 4

HARRISONBURG, La. — Tanner Coldiron’s grand slam home run in the top of the first inning set the tone for Block as the Bears defeated the Harrisonburg Bulldogs in five innings Tuesday afternoon.

Tanner Coldiron’s big hit was part of a nine-run surge to start the ball game. Trent Coldiron did allow three runs to Harrisonburg in the bottom of the first, but settled down after that and didn’t allow another run over his next three innings of work.

The Bears scored two runs in the top of the third, three in the top of the fourth and two in the top of the fifth to take a 16-3 lead as they ended up 10-run ruling the Bulldogs.

Tanner Coldiron ended up going 2-for-5. Trent Coldiron allowed three hits and struck out five in four innings and he had a double at the plate.

Block (2-1) plays two games at the Monterey Tournament on Saturday, first against Vidalia at 10:30 a.m. and then against St. Joseph (Plaucheville) at 3 p.m.