Friday, March 22, 2013
The Bulldogs survived a seventh-inning rally by North Myrtle Beach to win 8-7 on Tuesday.
Seth Wall went 2-for-3 with two doubles and two RBIs; Woody Woodall went 3-for-4 with two RBIs; and Riley Jordan went 1-for-2.
Hunter Graham picked up his first win of the season.
Georgetown is 1-7 overall, and 1-2 Region VII-AAA.
The Bulldogs gave up runs in five of six innings in an 11-3 loss to Socastee on March 12.
Ryan Holcombe went 2-for-3 with an RBI; and Jordan went 2-for-4.
Graham took the loss.
Georgetown captured it first Claude Kirkland Tournament title last week, beating county rivals Andrews and Waccamaw.
The format for the tournament was: day one, alternate shot; day two, captain’s choice; and day three, better ball.
Georgetown’s team totals were: day one, 113; day two, 106; and day three, 111.
Evan Runion shot a low round of 36 on Wednesday, but the Bulldogs fell to St. James 159-161 at Wedgefield.
Other Georgetown scores: Carter Weaver 38, Will Marlowe 43, and Henry Young 44.
Weaver shot a low round of 38 to lead the Bulldogs to a 160-162 win over North Myrtle Beach on Tuesday at Eagle’s Nest.
Other Georgetown scores: Marlowe 39, Young 41, and Runion 42.
Weaver shot a 38 to tie for the low round score in the Bulldogs 159-162 loss to Conway on March 11 at Wedgefield Plantation.
Other Georgetown scores: Runion 39, Marlowe 42, Young 43.
The Lady Bulldogs evened their record at 6-6 with a 5-1 win over North Myrtle Beach on Tuesday.
Crystyn Neely went 3-for-4 with a run; Taylor Graham went 2-for-3 with a run and an RBI; Kelsey Fulton went 2-for-4 with a run; Jackie Gray went 2-for-3 with an RBI; and Anna James went 1-for-1 with a run.
Madison Cooper struck out nine for the win.
The Lady Bulldogs were thumped 11-1 by St. James on March 15.
Megan Strickland went 3-for-3 with an RBI.
Taylor Mercer took the loss.
The Lady Bulldogs were shut out 4-0 by Socastee on March 12.
Neely and Strickland went 1-for-2.
Mercer took the loss.
Georgetown’s tennis team beat region rival North Myrtle Beach 4-3 on Wednesday at DeBordieu.
Ben Wilkins won 6-0, 6-0 at No. 1 singles; Brice Sanders won 6-2, 6-2 at No. 2; Jarrett Cooper won 6-2, 6-1 at No. 5; and Cannon Ballard and Josh Hanser won 6-7, 6-1, 11-9 at No. 2 doubles.
Georgetown was coming off a 5-2 loss to St. James on Tuesday.
Wilkins lost 0-6, 0-6 at No. 1 singles; Sanders lost 0-6. 3-6 at No. 2; David Stalvey lost 5-7, 4-6 at No. 3; Harrison McConnell won 6-3, 6-3 at No. 4; Cooper won 7-6, 7-2, 7-6, 7-3 at No. 5; Wilkins and Sanders lost 2-8 at No. 1 doubles; and Ballard and Blake Cannon lost 4-6, 4-6 at No. 2 doubles.
The Bulldogs only lost two players from last year’s squad and coach Grace George said the team has really been bonding at the beginning of the season.
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