The Eagles got 8 runs on 8 hits against Laurens. Multiple hitters included John Coleman, who went 2-2 with a stolen base, and Bryant Carvalho, who was 2-4 with a stolen base and 1 RBI. Elijah Tucker hit a double in the top of 7th to drive in two runs. Matt Taylor, Conrad Sharpe, and Coker Gilbert had a single apiece and each was also credited with 1 RBI.
Senior Cameron Cooper pitched 6 complete innings and to one batter in the 7th before Taylor took the mound in relief. Cooper is credited with the win.
|Lefty Blake Pauley goes through the windup.|
Blake Pauley started on the mound for the Eagles in Saturday's game at Wardlaw and pitched through 5 1/3 inning. Gilbert came in to replace Pauley for the last 1 2/3 innings. Pauley got the win.
Sophomore Christian Christianson had the hot bat for the Eagles going 3-3 with 2 stolen bases. Highlighting the second inning was Gilbert's 2-run homer, his first of the season. Taylor and Sharpe got the only other hits for RW.
The Eagles will be back in action on Monday and Tuesday (3/30 and 3/31) against the Fairfield Central HS Griffins. Monday's game will be at FCHS and Tuesday's will move to the RWA diamond. Both games are scheduled for 1 P.M. starts.