Gators Thump Undefeated Valdosta 10-5

Gators Thump Undefeated Valdosta 10-5

Five runs batted in from Derrin Cox helped lead Ware County past Valdosta 10-5 on Tuesday. Cox drove in runs on a double in the fourth and a double in the sixth.

The Gators earned the victory despite allowing Valdosta to score three runs in the fourth inning. Valdosta scored its runs on a single by Trevor Green.

Ware got on the board in the first inning. Jake Manders drove in one when he doubled.

The Gators scored five runs in the fourth inning. The offensive firepower by Ware was led by Acy PaulkManders, and Cox, all knocking in runs in the inning.

Coleman Tanner was credited with the victory for the Gators. He surrendered three runs on two hits over three and a third innings, striking out three. Victor Steedley threw three and two-thirds innings in relief out of the bullpen.

Eric Posas took the loss for Valdosta. He went two innings, allowing five runs on four hits, striking out two and walking one.

Jude Ard started the game for Valdosta. He went two innings, allowing three runs on three hits and striking out three.

Ware tallied ten hits on the day. CoxTanner, and Manders all collected multiple hits for the Gators. Cox led Ware with three hits in four at bats.

 

Ware will host Richmond Hill on Thursday at the high school.

 

Batting:

 

#

Roster

PA

AB

H

TB

1B

2B

3B

HR

RBI

R

BB

SO

K-L

2

Jake Manders

4

4

2

3

1

1

0

0

2

2

0

0

0

3

Caleb Stewart

4

3

1

2

0

1

0

0

0

2

0

1

0

4

Jeremiah O'Hara

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

5

Acy Paulk

4

2

1

1

1

0

0

0

1

3

2

0

0

6

Jacob Hendrix

3

2

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

1

1

1

0

9

Cole Andreoli

4

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

22

Drew Johnson

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

27

Derrin Cox

4

4

3

5

1

2

0

0

5

0

0

0

0

28

Gage Bray

4

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

2

2

30

Coleman Tanner

4

4

2

2

2

0

0

0

1

1

0

1

1

Team Totals

34

29

10

14

6

4

0

0

9

10

4

7

4

 

Pitching:

 

#

Roster

IP

GS

W

L

SV

BS

H

BB

SO

R

ER

12

Victor Steedley

3.2

0

0

0

0

0

2

2

6

2

1

30

Coleman Tanner

3.1

1

1

0

0

0

2

2

3

3

0

Team Totals

7.0

1

1

0

0

0

4

4

9

5

1

 

 

Fielding:

 

#

Roster

TC

A

PO

E

DP

TP

FPCT

2

Jake Manders

2

1

1

0

0

0

1.000

3

Caleb Stewart

1

0

1

0

0

0

1.000

5

Acy Paulk

4

0

3

1

0

0

.750

6

Jacob Hendrix

2

0

2

0

0

0

1.000

9

Cole Andreoli

1

0

1

0

0

0

1.000

10

Colton Tyre

5

0

3

2

0

0

.600

12

Victor Steedley

1

0

1

0

0

0

1.000

27

Derrin Cox

3

0

1

2

0

0

.333

28

Gage Bray

0

0

0

0

0

0

.000

30

Coleman Tanner

8

0

8

0

0

0

1.000

Team Totals

27

1

21

5

0

0

.815

 

 

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