Prep Roundup: Nixon’s HR lifts Marbury

Prep Roundup: Nixon’s HR lifts Marbury

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Prep Roundup: Nixon’s HR lifts Marbury

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Marbury’s Jared Nixon had two home runs and five RBIs to lead the Bulldogs over Brewbaker Tech on Saturday.

Marbury’s Jared Nixon had two home runs and five RBIs to lead the Bulldogs over Brewbaker Tech on Saturday.

Jared Nixon’s three-run home run in the bottom of the first helped pace the Marbury baseball team to a 9-1 win over Brewbaker Tech on Saturday. Nixon finished the game 3-for-4 with two home runs and five RBIs. Gabe Wurtz had a home run and two RBIs.

Marbury plays in the 2015 Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Buccaneer Classic next week.

Prattville Christian 2-1

Montevallo 1-7

In Game 1, Matthew Kicker threw a shutout 62/3 innings before surrendering a run in the top of the seventh. Kicker responded with an RBI in the bottom of the seventh to tie. Connor Coiro sent in the winning run with a squeeze bunt.

PCA travels to Beulah on Friday.

Prattville splits

Prattville fell to Tuscaloosa County 7-4 and beat American Christian 2-1.

In Game 1, Trevor Morgan went 2-for-3 and scored two runs. Chandler Mullins went 2-for-3 with two RBIs.

In Game 2, Micah Henderson got the win, throwing a complete game and striking out five batters. Elijah Stewart went 3-for-3 with two RBIs.

Prattville plays Robert E. Lee on April 7.

Fort Dale Academy 7,

Lakeside 4

Drake Cabe was the winning pitcher. Evan Thomas had two RBIs.

Fort Dale (9-11) travels to Wilcox Academy on Monday.

SOFTBALL

Macon-East wins

Wilcox Academy tournament

Macon-East defeated Tuscaloosa Academy 4-3 and Pickens Academy 9-1 to win the Wilcox Academy Spring Break Classic.

Bailey Singleton struck out four batters in the Game 1 win. Deven Kennedy, Jesi Garrett and Cameron Redding each drove in runs.

Kennedy and Singleton combined for five strikeouts in Game 2. Kennedy had two hits and three RBIs.

Macon-East (36-3) plays Hooper on Thursday.

LAMP 3,

Straughn 2

Madison Lockwood drove in two runs in the bottom of the seventh to tie the game. Elizabeth McCay hit the walk-off single to win the Straughn KLD Tournament. Reagan Watkins struck out six batters and threw a complete game.

LAMP (19-4) plays Jeff Davis at Lagoon Park on Monday.

— From staff reports

(Compiled by

Ethan Bernal)

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