Tuesday roundup: Central Magnet moves into tie for first place

Tuesday roundup: Central Magnet moves into tie for first place


Tuesday roundup: Central Magnet moves into tie for first place


Central Magnet’s baseball team moved into a tie for first place Tuesday in District 8-AA by knocking off Upperman 4-3. The Tigers (15-14, 8-2) also defeated Upperman on Monday.

Will Northfleet pitching 4 1/3 innings of relief for the win, allowing just one earned run while striking out seven.

Austin Worley went 2-for-2 with two RBIs, and Jacob Crume went 2-for-3.

La Vergne 5, Blackman 2

Chase Burkett picked up the win, allowing six hits and two runs w hile striking out six.

Dustin Bills was 2-for-3, Chris Johnson was 3-for-4 with an RBI, Stefan Norman was 2-for-3 with two RBIs, Mario Diaz was 2-for-3 and Christian Acklin had an RBI.

For Blackman, Austin Mosier led with Blaze with two hits, including a double.

LaVergne improved to 21-5 overall and 8-5 in District 7-AAA. Blackman also is 8-5 in the district.

Siegel 4, Smyrna 2

Ryan Shultz struck out nine and earned the win for the Stars. Patrick Reed went 2-for-4 with two RBIs. Jordan Johnson went 2-for-3 with two RBIs for Smyrna.

MTCS 2, Eagleville 1

Philip Bonabi pitching 5 2/3 innings, allowing no earned runs and striking out nine to move to 4-0 on the season. Kyle Howard worked the final 1 1/3 innings to record the save.

Bonabi and Dustin Winn had two hits each, Caleb Gibson had a hit and an RBI, and Lucas Smith and Howard had a hit each.


Smyrna 2, Siegel 1 (11)

Veronica Westfall drove in the winning run in the 11th inning with an RBI single. Makenzie Prince allowed just one hit and struck out 15 in picking up the win. Leah Newsome struck out 11 and allowed just four hits for Siegel.


Central Magnet 6, Cannon Co. 0

Ben Meyer, Luke Duross, Johnathon Jack, Tanner Grazier, Max Finley and Xavior Phillips all scored a goal apiece for the Tigers (10-0, 5-0). Kris Dobson had two saves.

Oakland 2, La Vergne 1

Tanner Heath scored both goals on assists from Patrick Wright and Michael Wehoefer.


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