Ware Drops Series to South Effingham 2-0

Ware Drops Series to South Effingham 2-0

Ware County Gators Loses Lead Early In Defeat

 

Ware County Gators fell behind early and couldn't come back in a 2-0 loss to South Effingham on Friday. South Effingham scored on a error in the first inning and a passed ball during Mccollum's at bat in the second inning.

The pitching was strong on both sides. South Effingham pitchers struck out six, while Ware County Gators sat down four.

South Effingham opened up scoring in the first inning. An error scored one run for South Effingham.

A single by Gage Bray in the fourth inning was a positive for Ware County Gators.

Berg got the start for South Effingham. He lasted six innings, allowing three hits and zero runs while striking out five.

Derrin Cox started the game for Ware County Gators. He went six innings, allowing two runs on three hits, striking out four and walking zero.

Bryson Wheeler went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Ware County Gators in hits.

Williams led South Effingham with two hits in three at bats.

 

Ware will travel to Harris County on Thursday for a double header in Round One of the GHSA State Baseball Playoffs. First Pitch is set for 2:00 pm on Thursday. Complete playoff details to be released later this weekend once plans are finalized.

 

Seniors were recognized on Wednesday prior to first pitch:

Pictured L/R: Acy Paulk, Jacob Hendrix, Cole Andreoli, Victor Steedley, Darrin Cox, Gage Bray and Coleman Tanner

 

Batting:

#

Roster

PA

AB

H

TB

1B

2B

3B

HR

RBI

R

BB

SO

K-L

2

Jake Manders

3

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

3

Caleb Stewart

4

4

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

5

Acy Paulk

3

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

1

6

Jacob Hendrix

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

7

Demarco Gibson

3

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

16

Bryson Wheeler

3

3

2

2

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

27

Derrin Cox

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

28

Gage Bray

3

3

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

30

Coleman Tanner

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Team Totals

28

24

3

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

2

6

2

 

Pitching:

#

Roster

IP

GS

W

L

SV

BS

H

BB

SO

R

ER

27

Derrin Cox

6.0

1

0

0

0

0

3

0

4

2

0

Team Totals

6.0

1

0

0

0

0

3

0

4

2

0

 

Fielding:

#

Roster

TC

A

PO

E

DP

TP

FPCT

2

Jake Manders

4

0

4

0

0

0

1.000

3

Caleb Stewart

1

0

1

0

0

0

1.000

5

Acy Paulk

4

0

4

0

0

0

1.000

6

Jacob Hendrix

2

0

1

1

0

0

.500

7

Demarco Gibson

1

0

0

1

0

0

.000

10

Colton Tyre

4

0

4

0

0

0

1.000

16

Bryson Wheeler

2

0

2

0

0

0

1.000

27

Derrin Cox

1

0

1

0

0

0

1.000

28

Gage Bray

1

0

1

0

0

0

1.000

Team Totals

20

0

18

2

0

0

.900

 

 

 

 

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