Tuesday, May 9, 2017
Chattanooga Central High School
Red Bank High School
Red Bank Lions Claws Back, But Falls Just Short Against Chattanooga Central
Red Bank Lions fought back after falling down by six runs in the sixth inning. The comeback fell just short though, in a 10-9 defeat to Chattanooga Central on Tuesday. Red Bank Lions scored five runs in the failed comeback on a error in the sixth, a single by Izak Sullivan in the sixth, a in the sixth, a error in the sixth, and a in the seventh.
Red Bank Lions couldn’t keep up with Chattanooga Central early in the game. Chattanooga Central scored on a home run by Waters and a passed ball in the first inning.
Chattanooga Central captured the lead in the first inning. Waters homered on the first pitch of the at bat in the first inning, scoring two runs.
Red Bank Lions scored four runs in the sixth inning. Red Bank Lions scored on a error, a single by Izak Sullivan, and a error.
Andrew Bingham earned the win for Chattanooga Central. He pitched six innings, giving up eight runs, seven hits, and striking out seven. Sullivan took the loss for Red Bank Lions. He threw six and two-thirds innings, giving up ten runs, 14 hits, striking out ten, and walking zero.
Red Bank Lions collected eight hits. Colt Bailey and Sullivan each collected multiple hits for Red Bank Lions. Sullivan went 2-for-3 at the plate as he led the team with three runs batted in.
Chattanooga Central had 14 hits in the game. Alston, Smith, and Waters each collected multiple hits for Chattanooga Central.