Royals hold off Toombs County.
By Dave Whitaker
Apr 12, 2019, 00:26
|Carson Waters tags out a Bulldog player before he can reach second base.|
It was a matchup of former region rivals as BCHS hosted Toombs County Thursday afternoon. The Royals were faced with not looking past the Bulldogs while preparing for tomorrow’s potential region-clinching showdown against Washington County.
|Andrew Thompson caught this pop foul.|
An RBI single by Lane Kitchens in the second and RBI groundout by Tripp Purser in the third made it 4-0. Kitchens added another RBI single in the fifth. Toombs got a pair of runs in the sixth. On in relief in the seventh, Kitchens worked out of a two on, one out jam by striking out the side as Bleckley won 5-2. He was 2 for 4 with 2 RBI.
|Matthew Bland leaps to pull in a catch.|
Steven Knighton went 1 for 2. BCHS hosts Washington County tomorrow. Senior night recognition will take place at 5:35 pm, the game to follow. If the Royals win, they clinch the 3-AA title.
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