Gators Set to Play Starr's Mill on Wednesday in GHSA State Baseball Tournament

Gators Set to Play Starr's Mill on Wednesday in GHSA State Baseball Tournament

 

New Hampstead Captures Lead Early To Defeat Ware County Gators

 

Ware County watched the game slip away early and couldn't recover in a 3-1 loss to New Hampstead on Thursday. New Hampstead took the lead on a single in the first inning.

The pitching was strong on both sides. New Hampstead pitchers struck out ten, while the Gators sat down six.

New Hampstead got things moving in the first inning, when Carson Miller singled on a 0-2 count, scoring two runs.

Orlando Carter was credited with the victory for New Hampstead. He surrendered one run on five hits over seven innings, striking out ten and walking zero.

Clay Bennett took the loss for Ware. He went three innings, allowing two runs on four hits and striking out three.

Bryson Wheeler led Ware with three hits in three at bats. Ware didn't commit a single error in the field. Drew Johnson had the most chances in the field with seven.

New Hampstead totaled six hits. Jacob Gilkey and Joey Marshall all collected multiple hits for New Hampstead.\

 

The Gators are one of just 32 teams who made the 5A State Baseball Playoffs and will travel to Starr's Mill on Wednesday for a double header. The first game starts at 4:00 pm with game two to follow. The "IF" game will be played on Thursday. More details to be posted later.

 

Batting:

 

#

Roster

PA

AB

H

TB

1B

2B

3B

HR

RBI

R

BB

SO

K-L

1

Trent Thomas

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

0

0

2

DeMarco Gibson

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

3

Noah Hooks

3

3

1

3

0

0

1

0

0

0

0

2

0

5

Jett Justice

3

3

1

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

12

Caleb Stewart

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

14

Jordan Aspinwall

2

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

1

16

Bryson Wheeler

3

3

3

4

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

22

Drew Johnson

3

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

23

Jared Campbell

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

24

Jackson Dixon

3

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

1

0

Team Totals

27

26

5

8

3

1

1

0

0

1

0

10

3

 

Pitching:

 

#

Roster

IP

GS

W

L

SV

BS

H

BB

SO

R

ER

6

Noah Hall

4.0

0

0

0

0

0

2

1

3

1

1

21

Clay Bennett

3.0

1

0

1

0

0

4

4

3

2

2

Team Totals

7.0

1

0

1

0

0

6

5

6

3

3

 

Fielding:

 

#

Roster

TC

A

PO

E

DP

TP

FPCT

1

Trent Thomas

5

2

3

0

0

0

1.000

2

DeMarco Gibson

3

1

2

0

0

0

1.000

3

Noah Hooks

0

0

0

0

0

0

.000

5

Jett Justice

0

0

0

0

0

0

.000

6

Noah Hall

0

0

0

0

0

0

.000

12

Caleb Stewart

7

0

7

0

0

0

1.000

14

Jordan Aspinwall

0

0

0

0

0

0

.000

16

Bryson Wheeler

4

3

1

0

0

0

1.000

21

Clay Bennett

0

0

0

0

0

0

.000

22

Drew Johnson

7

1

6

0

0

0

1.000

23

Jared Campbell

2

0

2

0

0

0

1.000

24

Jackson Dixon

0

0

0

0

0

0

.000

Team Totals

28

7

21

0

0

0

1.000

 

 

 

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