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Hoover High School Varsity Baseball beat Auburn High School 6-5

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Saturday, May 20, 2017

1:00 PM

Auburn High School
AWAY
5

Hoover High School
HOME
6

Game Recap

Hoover Buccaneers Varsity Holds on to Win State Championship.
Hoover Buccaneers Varsity built a six-run lead in the third inning and then held off Auburn’s charge for a 6-5 victory on Saturday. Auburn scored five runs in the failed comeback.
An early lead helped propel Hoover Buccaneers Varsity to victory. Hoover Buccaneers Varsity took the lead on a double in the first inning.
Hoover Buccaneers Varsity captured the lead in the first inning. With one out in the first inning Sonny DiChiara drove in one run when he doubled.
Hoover Buccaneers Varsity scored five runs in the third inning. Hoover Buccaneers Varsity’s big inning was driven by a double by DiChiara, a passed ball , a single by Drew Guffey, and a triple by Ty Robinson.
Devin Cole earned the win for Hoover Buccaneers Varsity. He tossed five innings, surrendering two runs, one hit, and striking out three. Brock Guffey threw one and one-third innings, as two relievers helped Hoover Buccaneers Varsity finish off the victory.
Hoover Buccaneers Varsity collected nine hits. Garrett Farquhar, Tyler Williams, and DiChiara each collected multiple hits for Hoover Buccaneers Varsity. DiChiara, Williams, and Farquhar each collected two hits to lead Hoover Buccaneers Varsity.
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Box Scores

Auburn

1

2

3

4

5
2

6
1

7
2

R
5

H
4

E
1

Hoover

1
1

2

3
5

4

5

6

7

R
6

H
9

E
1

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