Hoover Buccaneers Freshman lost the lead late in a 4-3 defeat to Vestavia Hills on Saturday. The game was tied at three with Vestavia Hills batting in the bottom of the sixth when.
Vestavia Hills got things started in the first inning. G Downey singled on a 3-1 count, scoring one run.
R Nelson earned the win for Vestavia Hills. He went three innings, allowing two runs on three hits and striking out two. B Harper and M Perrigo entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief.
Jackson Graber took the loss for Hoover Buccaneers Freshman. He went two-thirds of an inning, allowing three runs on one hit and striking out one.
Jake Trent went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Hoover Buccaneers Freshman in hits.
Downey led Vestavia Hills with two hits in four at bats.