The Forrest Lady Rockets’ 13th visit to the TSSAA Spring Fling opened successfully with a 8-3 win over Meigs County. Forrest evened the score in their half of the the first inning as Samantha King connected driving in Briar Mayes. The Lady Rockets took the lead in the bottom of the 2nd on a pass ball Laney Mayes scores giving Lady Rockets 2-1 lead.
The Lady Tigers would plate another run in the top of the fourth to tie the game at two. In the Lady Rockets part of the fourth they break the game open pushing 4 runs across on five hits and two walks. Forrest goes up 6-2.
King Going Downtown!
The game was also highlighted by a solo home run by Samantha King (4-4, 3 RBIs) in the fifth upping the score 7-2.The Lady Rockets (32-5) face Sale Creek (20-13) a 1-0 winner over Adamsville.
Game time 5:30 Wednesday on Starplex Filed 4. Hear all the action on FM 95.9/AM 1220 and 959waxo.com with Chris Gilbert and Rick Sweeney.
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Cornersville Bulldogs’ Looney Shines in State Opener!
Columbia State Charger commit David Looney pitched a complete game Tuesday striking out 7 recording a 3-1 win over Huntingdon. Cornersville got shot down in the top of first inning, with bases loaded, the Bulldogs’ next three batters hit into infield groundouts Cornersville got on the scoreboard with a pair of runs in the top of the fifth when Aaron Fox hit a two-RBI single with the bases loaded. The Mustangs got one of the runs back as Kade Pearson hit a single to centerfield to bring Brandon Barmore home. The Bulldogs answered again in the top of the sixth when Tate Lowery hit an RBI single to first base that was booted allowing the run.
Cornersville (20-10) will play again Wednesday at 12:30 against Knoxville Grace (29-11) at Middle Tennessee Christian School.
WAXO Talks With The Executive Director Bernard Childress About Spring Fling
He’s a busy man this time of the year but the Executive Director of the TSSAA took time Monday to speak with WAXO’s Greg Bradley. It’s been a good year. Click here for interview.