Bob Jones (16-24) 8, 4A #6 Madison Academy 1: All twelve seniors contributed to the win over the 6th ranked team in 4A on senior night, but the real story was Connor Daly at the plate. Daly single-handedly destroyed the visiting Mustangs with 2 home runs (grand slam and 2 run) and 6 RBIs. Other seniors with hits were Ford Luttrell (double), Thomas Mitchell (triple), Dylan Patel (single), and James Taylor (single).
Senior Coleton Barnes started his 6th game of the year and pitched in his 14th game. Barnes didn’t allow a run on 1 hit in 2 1/3 innings with 2 strikeouts and 1 walk. Senior Ryan Kirby (2-2) picked up the win with 3 2/3 innings of relief with 1 run on 2 hits with 3 strikeouts, 5 walks, and 1 HBP. Senior Andrew Gravel pitched the final inning allowing no hits.
Other seniors who contributed to the win were Josh Lomax (catcher), Paul Hildebrand (left field), George Muirhead (1st base), and Austin Robinson (right field).
The Patriots will conclude their season with a rivalry series against James Clemens. Game 1 is Thursday night at Bob Jones at 6:00. Games 2 and 3 are on Friday at James Clemens at 4:00 and 6:30.