Ragsdale Tigers start the baseball season with 14-4 win over Rockingham County Cougars

Courtesy of Mike Ellis from the Jamestown News…..

Ragsdale 14
Rockingham County 4
(5 Innings)

R   H    E

RockinghamCounty (0-1)          4   3    5

Ragsdale (1-0)                  14  8    2

WP – Avery Hodges (1-0)

LP – Cory Cobb (0-1)

Leading Hitters: Ragsdale – Kennan Lynn: 3 for 3, 2B, Grand Slam HR, 5 RBI’s;

Cesar Trejo: 1 for 2, Sac Fly, walk off 2 run HR, 3 RBI’s; Duncan Sparks: 1 for 2, 2 RBI’s RockinghamCounty – Trey Martin: 1 for 2, 2B, 2 RBI’s

Ragsdale took a 3 – 0 lead in the first highlighted by Duncan Sparks 2 run single. After falling behind 4 – 3 in the top of the fourth, the Tigers came back and scored 6 in the bottom of the inning with the big hit coming off the bat of Kennan Lynn who hit a grand slam home run. After taking a 9 – 4 lead, Ragsdale wrapped it up scoring 5 more in the fifth. Cesar Trejo ended it with a walk off two run homer which brought the 10-run rule into play as the Tigers wrapped up the 14 – 4 season opening win in five innings.

Ragsdale will travel to Wheatmore tomorrow for a 5:30 game while RockinghamCounty will be at home to face Bartlett Yancey.

3 thoughts on “Ragsdale Tigers start the baseball season with 14-4 win over Rockingham County Cougars

  1. Good question…We know Avery Hodges got the win and we will have to check with Mike Ellis(Jamestown News) on that one and we will…..

    Check back with us later on today….

  2. Matt Horkey got the start for the Ragsdale Tigers on Wednesday vs. Rockingham County…

    Here is the word from Mike Ellis at the Jamestown News:

    Matt Horkey started for the Ragsdale Tigers and he went two innings. Gave up one hit, 2 walks, 5 K’s, no
    runs. He looked good.

    Ragsdale has two more games this week, @ Wheatmore today and Conley in
    Wilson on Saturday. Trying to limit Horkey’s innings this early in the
    season with two more games and then 3 games the next two weeks, 4 of them
    Conference games.

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