TCHS Bulldogs beat Metter in a scrimmage

Pitcher D.R. Meadows throws out a runner from his knees
Pitcher D.R. Meadows throws out a runner from his knees

The Toombs County baseball team opened the season with a 7-3 scrimmage victory at Metter. The game featured only nine total hits and 21 combined walks. The Bulldogs stoked six hits and walked 13 times. TCHS struck out 11 times and Dawg pitchers struck out nine Tigers and allowed three hits.

Toombs took a 2-0 lead in the top of the first. D.R. Meadows was hit by a pitch, Lane Adams singled and transfer Kyle Knight in his first Bulldog at bat, singled in a run. Adams scored the second run on a wild pitch.

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Third baseman Brock Harrison prepares to throw out a Tiger at first base

Metter scored two unearned runs in the second and the game was tied at 2-all until the sixth inning. The Bulldogs, who left the bases loaded in the third and fourth, took advantage of three walks and scored three runs. Nick Curtis pushed a bunt down the first base line and reached to help set the table for George Lucke, who drove in a run with an infield hit and Lane Adams, who walked with the bases loaded. Meadows stole home in the sixth and walked with the bases loaded in the seventh.

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Meadows pitched two innings and allowed only one hit
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Nick Curtis threw two hitless and scoreless innings
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Head coach Bryan Fitzgerald with his winning Bulldogs
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 R H E
TCHS 2 0 0 0 0 3 2 7 5 2
METTER 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 3 3
Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
D R MEADOWS 1 2 0 1 3 0
BROCK HARRISON 2 0 0 0 0 1
GEORGE LUCKY 3 0 1 1 2 1
LANE ADAMS 3 1 1 1 1 0
KYLE KNIGHT 3 0 1 0 1 1
MARTIN STEPHENS 3 0 1 0 0 2
COLE GRAHAM 1 0 0 0 0 1
LOGAN MCGOWAN 1 0 0 1 1 1
ALSTON WILLIAMS 0 1 0 0 1 0
DALTON MCBRIDE 2 0 0 0 0 1
BRYCE HARRISON 0 0 0 0 2 0
TRISTIAN LYNN 1 2 0 0 0 0
NICK CURTIS 2 1 1 0 1 1
CHRISTIAN CONLEY 3 0 1 1 1 1
BRYCE DELOACH 1 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 26 7 6 4 13 11
Batting

TB: MARTIN STEPHENS, LANE ADAMS, CHRISTIAN CONLEY, KYLE KNIGHT
RBI: LANE ADAMS, D R MEADOWS, LOGAN MCGOWAN, CHRISTIAN CONLEY
SAC: NICK CURTIS
ROE: D R MEADOWS, GEORGE LUKY
FC: LANE ADAMS, NICK CURTIS
HBP: D R MEADOWS, LOGAN MCGOWAN
SB: D R MEADOWS
CS: BROCK HARRISON

Totals

Team QAB: 23 (54.76%)
MARTIN STEPHENS, LANE ADAMS 3, D R MEADOWS 3, NICK CURTIS 2, LOGAN MCGOWAN 2, ALSTON WILLIAMS, GEORGE LUKY 2, BRYCE HARRISON 2, DALTON MCBRIDE, CHRISTIAN CONLEY 3, KYLE KNIGHT 3

Team LOB: 14

Fielding

E:

 Metter
Lineup AB R H RBI BB K
PlayerH 1 1 0 0 1 1
PlayerM 1 0 0 0 1 0
PlayerC 2 0 0 0 0 0
PlayerN 0 0 0 0 1 0
PlayerA 3 0 0 0 0 0
PlayerI 2 0 0 0 1 1
PlayerD 1 1 0 0 1 1
PlayerL 3 0 1 0 0 2
PlayerK 2 1 1 0 1 0
PlayerO 1 0 0 0 1 1
PlayerJ 2 0 1 0 0 1
PlayerG 0 0 0 0 1 0
PlayerF 1 0 0 1 0 0
PlayerE 2 0 0 0 0 1
PlayerB 1 0 0 0 0 1
Totals 22 3 3 1 8 9
Pitching IP #P S% H R ER K BB HR
D R MEADOWS 2.0 38 .553 1 2 0 3 1 0
NICK CURTIS 2.0 31 .581 0 0 0 3 3 0
LANE ADAMS 1.1 12 .583 0 0 0 1 0 0
ALSTON WILLIAMS 0.2 28 .286 0 0 0 0 3 0
MARTIN STEPHENS 1.0 20 .600 2 1 1 2 1 0
Totals 7.0 129 .512 3 3 1 9 8 0
Pitching

HBP: D R MEADOWS, ALSTON WILLIAMS
WP: NICK CURTIS
Pitches-Strikes: MARTIN STEPHENS 20-12, LANE ADAMS 12-7, D R MEADOWS38-21, NICK CURTIS 31-18, ALSTON WILLIAMS 28-8
Groundouts-Flyouts: MARTIN STEPHENS 1-0, LANE ADAMS 2-1, D R MEADOWS 1-1, NICK CURTIS 0-2, ALSTON WILLIAMS 0-0
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: MARTIN STEPHENS 2-6, LANE ADAMS 1-4, D R MEADOWS 5-9, NICK CURTIS 7-8, ALSTON WILLIAMS 3-5

Pitching IP #P S% H R ER K BB HR
PlayerB 1.0 32 .500 3 2 2 2 0 0
PlayerA 1.0 16 .438 0 0 0 0 1 0
PlayerD 1.0 22 .364 0 0 0 1 3 0
PlayerI 1.0 27 .481 0 0 0 2 2 0
PlayerM 1.0 13 .538 0 0 0 2 0 0
PlayerK 1.0 32 .469 0 3 0 2 3 0
PlayerG 1.0 38 .368 1 2 2 2 4 0
Totals 7.0 180 .444 4 7 4 11 13 0
Pitching

HBP: PlayerB 2
Pitches-Strikes: PlayerA 16-7, PlayerB 32-16, PlayerD 22-8, PlayerG 38-14, PlayerI27-13, PlayerK 32-15, PlayerM 13-7
Groundouts-Flyouts: PlayerA 1-1, PlayerB 0-0, PlayerD 0-1, PlayerG 1-0, PlayerI 1-0, PlayerK 1-1, PlayerM 0-1
First pitch strikes-Batters faced: PlayerA 1-3, PlayerB 4-8, PlayerD 2-6, PlayerG 4-8, PlayerI 1-6, PlayerK 4-8, PlayerM 2-3