Ware County Splits with Statesboro, force Game Three for Title

Ware County Splits with Statesboro, force Game Three for Title

Statesboro Bests Ware In Close Game

 

Both teams were strong on the rubber on Wednesday, but Statesboro was just a little bit stronger at the plate in a victory over Ware on Wednesday. Avian Trull started the game for the Lady Gators and recorded 18 outs.The Lady Gators lost despite out-hitting Statesboro seven to four.

Brinson Anne Rogers was credited with the victory for Statesboro. She lasted seven innings, allowing seven hits and one run while striking out eight and walking one.

Trull took the loss for Ware. She lasted six innings, allowing four hits and three runs while striking out three.

The Lady Gators collected seven hits. Sierra Taylor and Savannah Jeffers all had multiple hits for Ware County Gators VarsityTaylor led Ware with three hits in four at bats.

Bailee Roberts went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Statesboro in hits. Statesboro was sure-handed and didn't commit a single error. Lexi Tanner made the most plays with ten.

 

 

The Lady Gators Set The Stage For Victory With Early Lead Over Statesboro

 

Ware defeated Statesboro 6-1 thanks to a strong start. The Lady Gators scored on a single by D'Yonne McClain and a groundout by Erin Meeks in the second inning.

Ware pulled away for good with two runs in the second inning. In the second McClain singled on a 0-2 count, scoring one run and Meeks grounded out, scoring one run.

The Lady Gators scored three runs in the third inning. The Lady Gators big inning was driven by a single by McClain and a double by Lauren Smallwood.

Meeks led the Ware to victory on the rubber. She went seven innings, allowing one run on seven hits, striking out five and walking zero.

Kinlee Carter took the loss for Statesboro. She went six innings, allowing six runs on four hits and striking out three.

McClain went 3-for-3 at the plate to lead Ware in hits.

Statesboro tallied seven hits on the day. Emma Jayne GodbeeAvery Wiggins, and Carter each had multiple hits for Statesboro.

 

The Lady Gators will travel back to Statesboro for game three at 5:00. The winner of the Game is the Region Champ.