Boys Varsity Baseball · Hoover Bucs Varsity Takes Victory Against Bob Jones In Pitcher’s Duel – Round 1 of the Playoffs (Game 1)

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Both teams were strong on the hill Friday, but Hoover Bucs Varsity defeated Bob Jones 3-1. Hoover Bucs Varsity pitchers allowed just four hits to Bob Jones.
Bob Jones got things started in the first inning. Bob Jones scored one run when Jw Hopkins singled.
Brewer Smith was the winning pitcher for Hoover Bucs Varsity. The righty allowed four hits and one run over six and a third innings, striking out seven. Tyler Wilson threw two-thirds of an inning in relief out of the bullpen. Wilson recorded the last two outs to earn the save for Hoover Bucs Varsity.
Thomas Ballard started the game for Bob Jones. The pitcher surrendered three runs on six hits over six innings, striking out one.
Hoover Bucs Varsity smacked one home run on the day. Lucas Steele had a four bagger in the first inning.
Steele went 2-for-2 at the plate to lead Hoover Bucs Varsity in hits.