Warhawks begin season 2-4

Published 9:00 am Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Courtesy photo The 2016 JDCC baseball team.

Courtesy photo
The 2016 JDCC baseball team.

The Jefferson Davis Community College baseball team began its season on Feb. 10. The team was 0-2 before sweeping Central Alabama in a double-header at home.

Recently the Warhawks traveled to Meridian and lost both double-header games to bring its season record to 2-4.

JDCC 9, Pensacola State College 13

The game saw a lot of offense on both sides. Pensacola State led JDCC 6-4 before adding five runs in the sixth. JDCC answered with three runs in the seventh inning and two runs in the eighth inning. Pensacola State added two insurance runs in the ninth to take the win.

At the plate shortstop Bryan Todd Seymore went 3-4, with two doubles and two RBIs. Designated hitter Blake Carnley went 1-4 with an RBI. Keith Johnson went 2-5 with three RBIs.

Tyler Joyner got the loss on the mound, pitching three innings and surrendering four runs on four hits. Joyner had two strike outs.

Pensacola State had a total of 13 hits for the game.

JDCC 3, Lawson St. 14

Timely hitting hampered the Warhawks in the loss. A combined eight runs in the second, third and fourth inning gave Lawson State an 8-1 lead going into the fifth in which at that point the team never looked back.

Leading JDCC at the plate was Keith Johnson who went 2-4 with a double. Jacob Saulnier, Brian Todd Seymore and Caden Lodge each had an RBI.

Nick Boswell got the loss on the mound going three innings, allowing six runs on three hits.


JDCC 9, Central Alabama 6

The Warhawks led 9-3 at the end of five innings. Central Alabama scored three in the seventh.

Bryan Todd Seymore and Jeffery Snow went 2-3 at the plate. Snow led the team with three RBIs for the game.

Blake Carnley got the win, pitching four innings, allowing three runs and striking out three batters.


JDCC 3, Central Alabama 2

Down 2-0 going into the bottom of the seventh inning, JDCC rallied for three runs for the come from behind win.

Caden Lodge led JDCC at the plate going 2-3 with a double.

Reliever Brett Weeks got the win on the mound.


Meridian 3, JDCC 1

JDCC led the game until the bottom of the fifth inning when Meridian platted four runs.

Cason Lodge went 2-4 at the plate.

Tyler Joyner pitched four scoreless innings for the Warhawks. Reed Ruddick received the loss on the mound.

Meridian 6, JDCC 5