Boys Varsity Baseball · Boys Varsity Baseball falls to Henderson County Senior 5 – 4

5 Henderson County Senior High School
4 Mount Vernon High School (Mt. Vernon)
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Henderson County Senior High School vs Mount Vernon High School (Mt. Vernon)
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Late Score Costs Mt. Vernon Wildcat Varsity Against Henderson County
Mt. Vernon Wildcat Varsity lost the lead late in a 5-4 defeat to Henderson County on Tuesday. The game was tied at four with Henderson County batting in the top of the sixth when Tyler Walls induced STEINER to hit into a fielder’s choice, but one run scored.
Mt. Vernon Wildcat Varsity fired up the offense in the first inning. Kaden Hamilton singled on a 2-2 count, scoring one run.
Henderson County knotted the game up at one in the top of the second inning. Henderson County scored one run when BARTLETT singled.
Henderson County scored three runs in the fifth inning. Henderson County scored its runs on a error by WILLETT.
HOLMES earned the victory on the hill for Henderson County. He surrendered four runs on seven hits over five and a third innings, striking out five. Jake Murdach and MILLS entered the game out of the bullpen and helped to close out the game in relief. Murdach recorded the last three outs to earn the save for Henderson County.
Walls took the loss for Mt. Vernon Wildcat Varsity. He allowed 12 hits and five runs over seven innings, striking out two and walking zero.
Mt. Vernon Wildcat Varsity collected eight hits on the day. Hamilton and Walls each had multiple hits for Mt. Vernon Wildcat Varsity. Walls and Hamilton each collected two hits to lead Mt. Vernon Wildcat Varsity.
Henderson County tallied 12 hits. EVANS, MURDACH, WIMBER, and WILLETT all managed multiple hits for Henderson County. Henderson County was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. GIVENS had the most chances in the field with seven.