Sulphur Bluff Over Yantis
in 6-5 Decision, Friday Afternoon
Photos by Isabel Reyna
From Sulphur Bluff Coach David Toon
After Thursdays great extra inning win the Bears found their self back in the same type of ball game tonight. In the 3rd inning the Owls scored first with 3 runs and 2 more in the 4th. That would be it for the Owls scoring drive when Blake Brown came in the top of the 6th inning to shut them down only allowing two more hits the rest of the game. In the 4th the Bears got thier first run when Landon Dorner got the inning started of with a single and scored when Calab Raine hit a double. The Bears would pick up three more runs in the 4th. In the 5th inning, the Bears tied the game up at 5 all when Jeremy Colberley hit a double to drive in Landon Dorner. In the 8th inning, the Bears squeezed in the winning run when Cody Box hit a double to score Collin Williams from 2nd for the 6 to 5 win. "This was another great learning experince for us tonight, it didnt start out like we wanted it to and we were not the better team tonigt but we still found a way to battle back and win it in extra innings, Ill take that any day." said Coach Toon. Jeremy Colberley start the game and struck out 7 batters in 5 innings and Blake Brown came in with the game tied at 5 to pitch 3 innings for the win. He also struck out 7 batters as well. Jeremy Colberley batted 3 for 4 with a double and 2 RBIs, Collin Williams batted 3 for 5 with 1 RBI and Erin Zeringue batted 2 for 4 with a double and 2 RBIs.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Yantis 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0
SB 0 0 0 4 1 0 0 1
This win tonight makes us 4-3 in district and 6 - 10 overall.
Enjoy these photos from Friday's game: