Bleckley Progress Click for classifieds
Home
Where to go when you need to know!
Contact

Our Services

Front Page 
 
 High School Sports
 
 Middle School Sports
 
 Community News
 Saying Thank You
 Fundraisers
 
 Community Sports
 
 Schedules
 
 Forms
 
 Directions
 High School Directions
 
 Links
 
 Site News
 
 Special Announcements
Search

High School Sports Apr 25th, 2019 - 03:16:34


Royals find a way versus Metter.

By Dave Whitaker
Apr 24, 2019, 23:59

Email this article
 Printer friendly page
Lane Kitchens slides into second base.


BCHS looked for a better start to the postseason following last year’s unceremonious first round defeat by Bacon County. Their opponent was 2-AA fourth seed Metter. Though there were some anxious moments, the Royals found a way to survive and advance.

Andrew Thompson tags the lead runner in the seventh inning of game one following a bunt attempt.


Brody Little’s two-run homer was part of a five-run bottom of the first in game one. BC led 7-1 after two innings only to see the Tigers score three in both the fifth and sixth, tying the game. Still tied with two outs in the bottom of the seventh following a line out double play, Little stepped to the plate.

Matthew Bland sets to throw from second base.


He sent a ball over the right centerfield fence for a walkoff home run, his second of the game, as Bleckley won 8-7. Little struck out six in 5 2/3 innings pitched, giving up just three earned runs, also going 2 for 4 with 3 RBI. Lane Kitchens went 2 for 2 with a double.

Carson Waters scores.


Leading 1-0 in game two on Andrew Thompson’s fourth inning sac fly, BC scored three in the fifth without a hit. They escaped a bases loaded, one out jam in the home half but left the bases loaded in the seventh.

Jack Fernandez pulls in a throw from Carson Waters in the fifth inning of game two to get the lead runner at third base.


Metter again loaded the bases with one out in the bottom of the seventh. Carson Waters was called on. After getting two outs in the seventh inning of game one to keep the score tied, he got the final two outs of game two, securing the Royals 4-0 win and a trip to the sweet 16.

Steven Knighton gets under an infield popup.


Jack Fernandez went 1 for 2 with a double and 1 RBI. Round 2 will be May 2 in Cochran. Details are TBD.

© Copyright by BleckleyProgess.com

Top of Page


Latest Headlines
High School Sports
Another potentially exciting year for fall sports.
Cranford named USTFCCA State Coach of the Year.
Thompson to continue baseball career at South Georgia State.
Middle School Sports
Lady Barons preparing for softball season.
Good tennis seasons celebrated at awards ceremony.
Player achievement recognized at baseball awards.
Community News
Vendors at farmers market would love for you to stop by.
Royal Kingsmen Band selling Krispy Kreme donuts.
Empire Pentecostal Holiness Church to offer food bank for area residents.
Community Sports
Carolina bound: 10u baseball wins Dixie Youth State Title.
Late surge propels 10u to state title game.
Big inning helps 10u advance to state semifinals.
Schedules
Church softball postseason tournament July 26-27.
Pool play for 10u baseball playoffs starts Friday in Cochran.
All Star baseball team playing for state title this weekend.
Forms
Royal Touchdown Club seeking memberships, sponsorships, for 2019 season.
Annual golf tournament will benefit Promise of Hope men's facility.
Diamond Club seeking memberships for 2019 season.
Directions
Schedule, directions, for baseball quarterfinal games at Bremen.
Directions to Montgomery County High School.
Basketball games versus Northeast to be played at Central Georgia Technical College.
Links
Link to football game squad material for upcoming cheer tryouts.
Required video for high school competition cheer tryouts.
Boys track second, girls third, at FPD meet.
Site News
I don't like doing these articles anymore than you like reading them.
Apology for the prior condition of the site.
Ways I can help you that would help me also.
Special Announcements
Paulk Landscaping congratulates BCHS girls tennis on third straight title.

 
All content © BleckleyProgress.com and its contributors.
**Copying or reposting of photos without permission is prohibited.**