Wednesday, April 10, 2013
Waccamaw lost its first game in the Mingo Bay tournament last week, but then reeled off three straight wins.
“I was a little disappointed we weren’t perfect in it and get an opportunity to play for a championship,” Warriors coach Jeff Gregory said.
Waccamaw lost to St. Albans, W.Va., on April 2 and beat Sarnac, N.Y., on April 3, and then rain washed out all of April 4’s games.
On Friday, Waccamaw beat Watertown, N.Y., 11-1 in six innings.
Curtis Lawing led the Warriors’ offense, going 2-for-3 with two triples, three runs and two RBIs. Luke Freeman went 2-for-3 with two doubles and a run; and Justin Colegrove went 2-for-3 with one run.
Ethan Leatherwood scattered four hits and struck out four in six innings for the win.
Waccamaw closed out the tournament Saturday with a 5-0 win over Martinsburg, W.Va.
Lawing went 2-for-3 with a run and an RBI. Every Waccamaw starter got at least one hit.
Cole Cook gave up three hits and four walks and struck out four in six innings.
Waccamaw is 11-7 overall, and 4-2 in Region VIII-AA.
The Yellow Jackets came from behind to beat Williamsburg Academy 6-4 on Monday night.
Brock Cannon went 4-for-4 with an RBI; Ethan Wright went 2-for-4; Eleon Bruce went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI; Jordan Cantley went 1-for-4 with an RBI; and Joseph Altman went 1-for-3 with a double and an RBI.
Patrick Ward struck out six to pick up his fourth win of the season. Rivers Cribb got the save.
Andrews is 10-4.
The Bears fell to Class AA Aynor 13-3 on Monday night.
Seth Legette went 1-for-2 at the plate and took the loss.
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