Brantley County “K”O’s the Bulldogs

The Toombs County Bulldogs made 21 outs at Brantley County and 15 were by strikeouts in a 9-5 loss at Nahunta. However, when the Dawgs weren’t striking out they did have some good swings against starting pitcher Jake Thrift. Watch a Salaine Meadows slideshow

In other subregion games- Pierce County edged Dodge County 4-3 and Tattnall County shutout Appling County 4-0.

Region 1 AAA

Pierce County 2-1

Appling County 2-1

Brantley County 2-1

Tattnall County 2-1

Toombs County 1-2

Dodge County 0-3

 

D.R. Meadows opened the game with a single
D.R. Meadows opened the game with a single
George Lucke strokes a first inning RBI hit
George Lucke strokes a first inning RBI hit

D.R. Meadows opened the game with a single and courtesy runner Tristan Lynn scored on a hit by George Lucke to give the Bulldogs their only lead of the game at 1-0. The Herons scored two runs in the bottom of the first on RBI singles by James Morgan and Cameron Moore.

Christian Conley extends his hitting streak to four game with a run scoring single in the third
Christian Conley extends his hitting streak to four game with a run scoring single in the third

TCHS tied the game at 2 in the top of the third inning. Logan McGowan walked and Christian Conley drove him in with a single. Meadows, who pitched a complete game, retired nine straight batters until the fourth inning when the Herons scored six runs to break the tie and take an 8-2 lead. Jared Bartlett singled in one run and Kade Rowell drove in two with a single. The Bulldogs made an error and three of the runs were unearned.

Logan McGowan (right) and NIck Curtis score on a Jordan Usher hit
Logan McGowan (right) and NIck Curtis score on a Jordan Usher hit

The Bulldogs bounced right back and scored three runs in the fifth to cut the lead to 8-5. McGowan and Nick Curtis singled and both scored on a Jordan Usher single to right. Lucke scored the third run. Brantley County scored the final run of the game in the bottom of the fifth.

Mikel Collins relieved Thrift in the fifth and he struck out seven batters and walked six. However, he did not give up a hit in his three innings of work.

Lane Adams gets ready to smash a double to the right field fence
Lane Adams gets ready to smash a double to the right field fence

 

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
T00mbs County 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 5 9 4
Brantley County 2 0 0 6 1 0 X 9 9 1
Toombs County
Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
D R MEADOWS 4 0 1 0 1 1
TRISTIAN LYNN 0 1 0 0 0 0
LOGAN MCGOWAN 2 2 1 0 2 1
NICK CURTIS 4 1 2 0 0 2
GEORGE LUCKE 2 1 2 1 1 0
JORDAN USHER 4 0 1 2 0 3
CHRISTIAN CONLEY 3 0 1 0 0 1
MARTIN STEPHENS 0 0 0 0 1 0
NOAH ANDERSON 0 0 0 0 0 0
ALSTON WILLIAMS 1 1 0 0 0 1
KYLE KNIGHT 2 0 0 0 1 1
LANE ADAMS 3 0 1 0 1 2
BRYCE DELOACH 3 0 0 0 0 2
BROCK HARRISON 0 0 0 0 0 0
JALEN MOBLEY 1 0 0 0 0 1
0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 29 5 9 3 7 15
Batting

2B: LANE ADAMS, NICK CURTIS
TB: LANE ADAMS 2, D R MEADOWS, NICK CURTIS 3, LOGAN MCGOWAN, GEORGE LUKY 2, CHRISTIAN CONLEY, JORDAN USHER
RBI: GEORGE LUCKE, JORDAN USHER 2
HBP: GEORGE LUCKE
SB: LANE ADAMS, D R MEADOWS, GEORGE LUKY, JORDAN USHER 2
CS: JORDAN USHER

Totals

Team QAB: 21 (56.76%)
MARTIN STEPHENS, LANE ADAMS 3, D R MEADOWS 3, NICK CURTIS 2, LOGAN MCGOWAN 4, GEORGE LUCKE 2, CHRISTIAN CONLEY, KYLE KNIGHT 2, JORDAN USHER 3

Team LOB: 10

Fielding

E: NICK CURTIS 2, CHRISTIAN CONLEY

BRANTLEY
Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
KOLE CLARK 4 1 1 0 0 0
KADE ROWELL 3 2 1 2 1 0
JAMES MORGAN 3 1 1 1 1 0
JAKE THRIFT 4 0 0 0 0 1
CAM HAYNES 0 0 0 0 0 0
CARMERON MOORE 4 0 0 0 0 0
GARRETT JEWETT 4 1 1 0 0 1
MIKEL COLLINS 3 2 2 0 0 1
JARED BARTLETT 3 1 2 1 0 0
HUNTER KIMBRELL 2 1 1 1 0 0
KOLBY SIMONIN
Totals 30 9 9 5 2 3
Batting

2B: MIKEL COLLINS, KOLE CLARK, KADE ROWELL
TB: JARED BARTLETT 2, GARRETT JEWETT, MIKEL COLLINS 3, KOLE CLARK 2, HUNTER KIMBRELL, KADE ROWELL 2,
RBI: JARED BARTLETT, HUNTER KIMBRELL, KADE ROWELL 2, JAMES MORGAN
ROE: CARMERON MOORE 2, KOLE CLARK, JAKE THRIT
HBP: HUNTER KIMBRELL
SB: KOLE CLARK, JAMES MORGAN
CS: JARED BARTLETT

Totals

Team QAB: 13 (39.39%)
CARMERON MOORE 2, JARED BARTLETT 2, GARRETT JEWETT, MIKEL COLLINS, KOLE CLARK, KADE ROWELL 3, #25 3

Team LOB: 6

Fielding

E: CARMERON MOORE

Toombs County
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER K BB HR
D R MEADOWS 6.0 97 .680 9 9 5 3 2 0
Totals 6.0 97 .680 9 9 5 3 2 0
Pitching

HBP: D R MEADOWS
Pitches-Strikes: D R MEADOWS 97-66
Groundouts-Flyouts: D R MEADOWS 6-8
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: D R MEADOWS 22-33

BRANTLEY
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER K BB HR
JAKE THRIFT 4.0 80 .675 9 5 4 8 1 0
MIKEL COLLINS 3.0 69 .536 0 0 0 7 6 0
Totals 7.0 149 .611 9 5 4 15 7 0
Pitching

HBP: JAKE THRIT
Pitches-Strikes: MIKEL COLLINS 69-37, JAKE THRIT 80-54
Groundouts-Flyouts: MIKEL COLLINS 0-1, JAKE THRIT 2-2
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: MIKEL COLLINS 7-14, JAKE THRIT 16-23