Benedictine executes an 8-1 win over the Bulldogs

The Benedictine Cadets scored three runs on one hit in the third inning and a total of five unearned runs in the sixth and seventh in an 8-1 Region 2 victory over the Toomb County Bulldogs. Benedictine improves to 3-0 in the region while the Dawgs fall to 2-1. In other region games- Bacon County beat Vidalia 5-3 and Jeff Davis nipped Swainsboro 2-0. Metter and Bryan County will play in Pembroke on Thursday and then the second game will be on Friday in Alma.

Benedictine, Bacon County and Jeff Davis are 3-0 in the region and the Bulldogs are 2-1 and everybody else is winless.

D.R. Meadows singles to open up the bottom of the first inning 
Cole Graham reaches in the first inning with a bunt
Dalton Lynn is thrown out at the plate in the first

The Bulldogs had an opportunity to put up a big number in the  bottom of the first inning. D.R. Meadows extended his hitting streak to five games with a leadoff single, Cole Graham reached on a bunt and then Lane Adams continued his hot streak with a double scoring Meadows. The Bulldogs had runners on second and third with no outs. However, they didn’t score another run in the inning or the game. Toombs had a runner thrown out at the plate on a grounder to third and they left runners on second and third.

A pair of two’s watch second baseman Noah Anderson catches a pop up
Lane Adams pitched the first six innings
Reliever Brandon Helton worked the seventh

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
Benedictine 0 0 3 0 0 2 3 8 6 1
Toombs County 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 5
BENNEDICTINE
Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
TATER GOODSON 5 1 3 4 0 0
COOPER MARINI 4 1 0 0 0 1
JOHN THORPE 3 0 1 1 1 1
MICHAEL MAGUIRE 4 0 2 0 0 1
JOHNNY RICHARDSON 3 0 0 0 1 2
ADAM KING 3 1 0 1 1 0
PHILIP MOORE 3 1 0 0 1 1
JACOB MARKISON 3 2 0 0 1 0
JUSTIN GREENE 1 2 0 0 1 0
RYAN PICKARD 0 0 0 0 1 0
WILLIAM PESTO 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 29 8 6 6 7 6
Batting

2B: TATER GOODSON
TB: TATER GOODSON 4, JOHN THORPE, MICHAEL MAGUIRE 2
RBI: TATER GOODSON 4, ADAM KING, JOHN THORPE
SAC: COOPER MARINI, JUSTIN GREENE
ROE: COOPER MARINI, TATER GOODSON, JACOB MARKISON 2, PHILIP MOORE
FC: JUSTIN GREENE
SB: JACOB MARKISON

Totals

Team LOB: 9

Fielding

E: JOHNNY RICHARDSON
DP: JUSTIN GREENE

Toombs County
Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
DR MEADOWS 4 1 1 0 0 0
COLE GRAHAM 2 0 2 0 0 0
LANE ADAMS 3 0 3 1 0 0
BROCK HARRISON 3 0 0 0 0 2
GEORGE LUCKE 3 0 0 0 0 0
BRANDON HELTON 2 0 0 0 0 0
BRYCE HARRISON 2 0 0 0 0 0
GALEM SALEM 1 0 0 0 0 1
KYLE KNIGHT 3 0 0 0 0 1
DALTON MCBRIDE 1 0 0 0 1 1
Totals 24 1 6 1 1 5
Batting

2B: LANE ADAMS, COLE GRAHAM 2
TB: DR MEADOWS, LANE ADAMS 4, COLE GRAHAM 4
RBI: LANE ADAMS
SAC: DALTON MCBRIDE, COLE GRAHAM
ROE: KILE KNIGHT
FC: GEORGE LUCKE
HBP: BRANDON HELTON
GIDP: BRYCE HARRISON
CS: KILE KNIGHT

Totals
Fielding

E: DR MEADOWS 3, COLE GRAHAM, KILE KNIGHT
DP: DALTON MCBRIDE, COLE GRAHAM

BENNEDICTIN
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER K BB HR
WILLIAM PESTO 7.0 89 .674 6 1 1 5 1 0
Totals 7.0 89 .674 6 1 1 5 1 0
Pitching

HBP: WILLIAM PESTO
Pitches-Strikes: WILLIAM PESTO 89-60
Groundouts-Flyouts: WILLIAM PESTO 8-5
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: WILLIAM PESTO 18-28

Toombs County
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER K BB HR
LANE ADAMS 6.0 107 .636 5 5 0 5 4 0
BRANDON HELTON 1.0 37 .459 1 3 0 1 3 0
Totals 7.0 144 .590 6 8 0 6 7 0
Pitching

Pitches-Strikes: LANE ADAMS 107-68, BRANDON HELTON 37-17
Groundouts-Flyouts: LANE ADAMS 2-9, BRANDON HELTON 1-1
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: LANE ADAMS 18-30, BRANDON HELTON 2-8