Saturday, April 22, 2017
Smiths Station High School
Hoover High School
Elgin Throws Shutout As Hoover Buccaneers Varsity Defeats Smiths Station
Scott Elgin didn’t allow a single run as Hoover Buccaneers Varsity defeated Smiths Station 10-0 on Saturday.
CJ Gilliland led Hoover Buccaneers Varsity to victory by driving in six runs. He went 2-for-3 at the plate. Gilliland drove in runs on a home run in the second and a grand slam in the third.
Hoover Buccaneers Varsity scored five runs in the third inning. The big inning was thanks to a double by Nolan Hammonds and a grand slam by Gilliland.
Scott Elgin earned the win for Hoover Buccaneers Varsity. He pitched five innings, surrendering zero runs, two hits, striking out five, and walking one.
Hoover Buccaneers Varsity had nine hits in the game. Evan Veal and Gilliland each collected multiple hits for Hoover Buccaneers Varsity. Veal led Hoover Buccaneers Varsity with three hits in four at bats.
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