Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Hoover High School
Helena High School
Helena Captures Lead Early To Defeat Hoover Buccaneers Varsity
Hoover Buccaneers Varsity fell behind early and couldn’t come back in an 11-1 loss to Helena on Wednesday.
Scott Elgin took the loss for Hoover Buccaneers Varsity. He tossed one inning, giving up six runs, five hits, and walking zero. Helena collected 11 hits, from the Bucs pitching staff. Shaw Niblett pitched two innings of relief and only gave up three hits and one run.
The Bucs tried to cut into the lead in the third inning with one out when Tyler Williams hit a single. This was followed by Nolan Hammonds being hit by a pitch, and a single from Sonny Dichiara and Max Garvey. The was all the that offense could get going as Ty Robinson flied out to the catcher in foul territory for out two and CJ Gilliland squared a ball up right at the second baseman. Sonny DiChiara, Tyler Williams, Brandon Agsalud, Nick Davis, Garrett Farquhar, CJ Gilliland, and Max Garvey all had one hit to lead Hoover Buccaneers Varsity offensively.
The Buccaneers will be back in action on Tuesday, March 21st, as the face the defending 7A state champions, Hewitt Trussville at the Hoover Met.
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