Boys Varsity Baseball · Hoover Bucs Varsity Clinches Lead In Seventh Inning To Defeat Tuscaloosa County

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Hoover Bucs Varsity defeated Tuscaloosa County 13-12 on Tuesday after taking the lead late in the game. The game was tied at 12 with Hoover Bucs Varsity batting in the top of the seventh when an error scored one run for Hoover Bucs Varsity.
Hoover Bucs Varsity built a four-run lead in the first inning and then held off Tuscaloosa County’s charge.
Hoover Bucs Varsity took an early lead in the second inning when Hoover Bucs Varsity scored one run on a stolen base.
Colson Lawrence earned the win for Hoover Bucs Varsity. He allowed one hit and zero runs over one and one-third innings, striking out one. Lawrence Hammonds, Daniel Swatek, and Josh McDowell all put in work in relief out of the bullpen, steering their team towards the victory. Swatek recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Hoover Bucs Varsity.
Cole Baker started the game for Hoover Bucs Varsity. He allowed three hits and five runs over three innings, striking out four
Hoover Bucs Varsity saw the ball well today, racking up 14 hits in the game. Jack Henry Milligan, Peyton Wilson, Swatek, and Hammonds each racked up multiple hits for Hoover Bucs Varsity. Swatek, Wilson, and Milligan each collected three hits to lead Hoover Bucs Varsity. Hoover Bucs Varsity tore up the base paths, as two players stole at least two bases. Robby Ashford led the way with two.
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