Boys Junior Varsity Baseball · Hoover Buccaneers JV Grabs Lead In Sixth Inning To Defeat Florence

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Hoover Buccaneers JV snagged a late lead and defeated Florence 9-4 on Saturday. The game was tied at two with Hoover Buccaneers JV batting in the bottom of the sixth when Ty Truett doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring two runs.
Hoover Buccaneers JV got things started in the second inning. Truett grounded out, scoring one run.
Cornelius Austin got the win for Hoover Buccaneers JV . He went two innings, allowing zero runs on one hit, striking out four and walking one. David Jalbert, Jack Baker, and Truett all put in work in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory.
Toney was on the pitcher’s mound for Florence. He surrendered five runs on five hits over five and a third innings, striking out four. Reid threw two-thirds of an inning out of the bullpen.
Hoover Buccaneers JV scattered eight hits in the game. Matthew Hawsey and Tyner Patterson each collected multiple hits for Hoover Buccaneers JV . Patterson and Hawsey each collected two hits to lead Hoover Buccaneers JV .
Florence tallied six hits in the game. Russell and Mahan all managed multiple hits for Florence. Stanfield led Florence with two stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with four stolen bases.
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