Macon Smith(Western Guilford HS) making a name for himself on the baseball field at Guilford College
Macon Smith for Guilford College, went 5 for 6 and hit 3 HR’s, as Guilford won both of their games today vs. Maryville(4-3 and 10-6 Quakers)……
Pinch-runner Herc Ingels (Lenoir, N.C./Hibriten) scored
the winning run in the bottom of the eighth inning on a wild pitch, giving
Guilford Quakers a 4-3 win and a doubleheader sweep of previously
undefeated Maryville (Tenn.) College Saturday.
John Macon Smith (Greensboro, N.C./W. Guilford (W. Carolina)) cracked two
home runs to lead a 13-hit attack as the Quakers (3-2) took the opening
game versus Maryville, 10-6.
Smith cracked a three-run shot just in front of the scoreboard in the third
inning to give the Quakers a 4-1 lead. Smith led off the fourth and crushed
one to right field to extend Guilford’s lead to 8-3. He finished the game
with three hits and four RBI.