IMPACT BASEBALL EASTER CLASSIS AT USA BASEBALL COMPLEX IN CARY
GM1 – RAGSDALE 7 SOUTH CENTRAL 4
Ragsdale won game one of pool play 7-4 over South Central. Bennett Hixson picked up the win going 6 innings allowing only 4 hits. Kyle Brandeburg pitched the 7th for the Tigers. Billy Stone was hot going 3-4 at the plate, the usual Ragsdale studs – Desean Anderson and Ben Fultz had multiple hits. You should note our man Michael Whited the shortstop for Ragsdale was 1-1 with two walks, Mike makes every play in the field – colleges need to start noticing that this guy can play – enough scouts are watching all of Ragsdale’s studs that Michael Whited needs to be noticed – Keep it going Mike!!!
GM 2 – SOUTHWEST GUILFORD 3 WEST JOHNSTON 0
Brock Hudgens pitched a complete game 2 hitter, Brock had 9 strikeouts and walked 3 on the day. Andrew Pate led the Cowboys with two hits and Alex Smith and Elliot Slack also had big hits for the Cowboys.
GM 3 – DH CONLEY 3 WEST JOHNSTON 1
Left handed sophomore phenom Jordan Deloatch pitched a complete game 5 hitter for Coach Mills to lead DH Conley to a pool play victory.
GM 4 – RAGSDALE 7 WATAUGA 2
ECU signee Nick McBride went the distance for Ragsdal against Cal Hardee who kept the Tiger offense at bay till they broke open the game in the top of the 7th. Ben Fultz, Billy Stone, Mike Whited, Kyle Brandeburg, and Nick McBride all had big hits for the Tigers. This win advances the Tigers to the Championship game Tuesday at 1:15
GM 5 – DH CONLEY 2 SOUTHWEST 1
Ethan Ogburn went the distance for the Cowboys in a well played game. Both teams could only plate 4 hits apiece but one of DH Conley’s was a sharpe single up the middle to score the only two runs they would need. Sutphin, Smith, Inman, and Slack had the Cowboys hits.
TUESDAY 3RD PLACE GAME AT 10:45 AM IS SOUTHWEST GUILFORD VS. WATAUGA
TUESDAY CHAMPIONSHIP GAME AT 1:15 IS RAGSDALE VS. DH CONLEY IN A REPEAT OF THE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP A FEW YEARS BACK – WHEN ALEX WHITE LED DH CONLEY TO THE TITLE.