EB Giants suffer 11-4 loss to Blazers TuesdayPublished 8:37am Thursday, April 17, 2014
The East Brewton softball Giants suffered an 11-4 loss to the Blazers Tuesday night to fall to 1-2 this season.
The Blazers scored six runs in the second inning to propel them to the win. The Giants trailed the Blazers 3-2 after one inning before the Blazers outscored the Giants 6-1 in the second inning to grab a 9-3 lead. In the third inning, the Blazers outscored the Giants 2-1 to increase their lead to 11-4. After both teams failed to score in the fourth inning, the Blazers earned the win by seven runs.
Brianna Pugh and Caitlin Hartsel pitched in the loss for the Giants. The duo combined to go four innings and allowed 11 runs on five hits, struck out four and walked nine while hitting three batters in the loss.
At the plate for the Giants in the loss, Hartsel had a double while Katelyn Wilson and Bailey Cooley had one hit each.
Wilson and Tatum Reeves both had one RBI each in the loss. Hartsel, Wilson and Reeves had two stolen bases while Cooley had one.
No stats or game information for the Blazers were known as of press time.