Prep Roundup: ACCS suffers setback
Published 12:01 am Tuesday, April 1, 2014
CENTREVILLE — After losing a district doubleheader on the road to Central Private School Saturday, the Centreville Academy Tigers got back on the winning track with a 10-0 win over the Adams County Christian School Rebels in five innings Monday afternoon.
Zach Moore went all five innings and held ACCS to just four hits. He struck out eight batters and walked four. Luke Thomas was charged with the loss after giving up seven runs on three hits in three innings. The defense behind him did not help him as the Rebels committed four errors.
Centreville led 1-0 after one inning of play before putting the game out of reach with six runs in the bottom of the second inning. The Tigers scored one run in the bottom of the fourth and two runs in the bottom of the fifth to defeat the Rebels by way of the 10-run-rule after five innings. Noah Burns went 2-for-3 with one run batted in and Tyler Caston had a double.
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ACCS (2-6) resumes MAIS District 5-AA play at 6 p.m. today when it hosts Prentiss Christian School. Centreville Academy (15-5) will look to stay in the hunt in MAIS District 6-AA when it travels to Clinton, La., to face Silliman Institute at 6:30 p.m. today.
Block 13, Logansport 1
JONESVILLE — Taylor Perron-Krause pitched a complete-game one-hitter with 10 strikeouts, and Austin Danzy went 3-for-3 with a double as the Block High School Bears needed just five innings to defeat the Logansport High School Tigers 13-1 Monday afternoon in an LHSAA District 3-1A game.
Perron-Krause allowed no earned runs and walked four batters in his five innings on the mound and he had a double at the plate. His pitching combined with Block’s offense allowed the Bears to overcome seven errors. Dorian Bowman went 3-for-4 with a double, and Lynderick Woods was 2-for-3.
Block scored five runs in the bottom of the second inning to take a 7-1 lead and take control of the game. The Bears put the mercy rule in effect when they plated four runs in the bottom of the fourth to go up 13-1 and ended the game in the top of the fifth.
Block (6-9, 1-2) hosts Northwood-Lena at 4 p.m. Thursday.
Franklin County softball 4, Brookhaven 2
MEADVILLE — Harley McKay scattered seven hits and struck out nine batters in a complete-game performance as the Franklin County High School Lady Bulldogs rallied late to defeat the Brookhaven High School Lady Panthers 4-2 Monday night.
McKay allowed two runs, neither of them earned, walked none and hit one batter. She also helped her own cause with a double. Hayle McKinney also had a double for the Lady Bulldogs, who won the game despite being held to just three hits.
Brookhaven scored two runs in the top of the fourth inning to take a 2-1 lead and held that lead until Franklin County scored three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning for a 4-2 advantage. The Lady Panthers were led by Tia Bussey, who went 4-for-4.
Franklin County (7-6) plays host to West Lincoln at 7 p.m. today
The damage done to the Concordia Recreation District 3 Complex as a result of Friday night’s severe weather forced Vidalia High School’s baseball and softball games on Monday afternoon to be postponed.
Not only have Vidalia’s junior varsity and varsity baseball games against LHSAA District 3-3A opponent Marksville High School been moved to today at 4 and 6 p.m., respectively, but the games will now be played at Marksville.
Vidalia’s JV and varsity softball teams were also scheduled to host Marksville, but those games have been postponed until a later date to be determined. The Lady Vikings next play at district rival Jena beginning at 4 p.m. on Thursday.
The drenching rain that hammered much of Wilkinson County late last week forced Wilkinson County Christian Academy’s junior varsity and varsity home games against Tallulah Academy in MAIS District 7-A action to be postponed until April 7. The JV game will start at 4:30 p.m. and the varsity game will follow at 6:30 p.m.