Jackson beats WSN baseball
Facing off against the Jackson Aggies Friday on the road and Saturday at home, the W.S. Neal Eagles lost two-of-three games to drop their record.
W.S. Neal lost game one to Jackson 3-2 Friday night and lost game two of the series Saturday at home 7-4. In the third game, W.S. Neal won 6-2.
With the losses in the first two games, W.S. Neal fell to 14-6 overall and dropped their first area games to fall to 4-2 in area play.
In JV action Friday, W.S. Neal lost 5-4 to fall to 4-6-1.
Jackson 5, WSN JV 4
Jackson rallied in the bottom of the fifth inning to defeat W.S. Neal 5-4.
Justin Sessions got the start on the mound and went 3 2/3 innings allowing three hits, three runs and struck out five.
Rob Jones went the final inning and took the loss allowing three hits, two runs and struck out two.
Brandon Carmichael was 1-for-2 and Mike Williams was 2-for-3 with two RBIs. Robin Swift was 1-for-2 with one RBI.
Jackson 3, WSN varsity 2
In the varsity game Friday night, W.S. Neal lost to Jackson 3-2.
W.S. Neal led 1-0 after the first inning before Jackson tied the game in the fourth inning. Jackson would lead W.S. Neal 2-1 after the fifth inning and 3-2 in the seventh to get the win.
Reid Johnson had one RBI and a homerun and Damion Williams was 2-for-3 with two singles. Christian Purvis was 1-for-3 along with Cam Blackman with both having a single.
Jackson 7, WSN 4
With W.S. Neal leading 4-3 after five innings, Jackson scored four runs in the inning to rally and beat W.S. Neal by three, 7-4.
W.S. Neal led 2-0 after the third inning but after Jackson took a 3-2 lead in the top of the fifth, the Eagles rallied with two in the bottom of the inning to take a 4-3 lead.
Keith Bradley took the loss on the mound for the Eagles. He allowed nine hits, struck out seven and walked one.
At the plate for W.S. Neal, Dylan Godwin had two singles and Williams and Purvis had a single each. Reid Johnson had a double in the loss.
WSN 6, Jackson 2
In the third game, W.S. Neal defeated the Aggies 6-2.
Blackman went 4 1/3 innings allowing two hits and one unearned run.
Jeremy Myers went 1 2/3 innings allowing no hits, and struck out two. Tyler Joyner went the final inning and struck out two.
Logan Williamson went 3-for-4 with one RBI and Myers was 1-for-2 with one RBI.