Union Daily Times

Yellow Jackets fall to Greer 4-1

UNION COUNTY — The Union County High School Yellow Jackets Baseball Team fell behind early in Fridays’ game against Greer and could not catch-up and suffered a 4-1 loss.

The first inning saw Greer score two runs and then followed with two more in the second inning. Greer would not get on the board again, but it didn’t matter as it would maintain its lead for the five remaining innings to gain the win.

UCHS scored its only run in the third inning.

Statistics

Individual statistics for Friday’s game were:

Lineup

• Yellow Jacket T. Parks — 3 AB’s

• Yellow Jacket T. Kershaw — 3 AB’s, 1 SO

• Yellow Jacket P. Hunter — 3 AB’s, 2 H’s

• Yellow Jacket P. Northern — 3 AB’s

• Yellow Jacket C. Davis — 2 AB’s, 1 SO

• Yellow Jacket W. Jeter — 1 AB, 1 H

• Yellow Jacket K. Small — 2 AB’s, 1 SO

• Yellow Jacket A. Strickland — 3 AB’s, 3 SO’s

• Yellow Jacket P. Threadgill — 1 AB, 1 SO

• Yellow Jacket C. Northern — 1 BB

• Yellow Jacket T. Betenbaugh — 1 AB

• A. McLaren — 3 AB’s, 1 R, 1 H

Pitching

• Yellow Jacket M. Purdie — 5.2 IP, 5 H, 4 R, 3 ER, 3BB, 3 SO

• Yellow Jacket R. Wages — 1.1 IP, 1 H, 1 BB

Photo by DeeDee Owens McDade Yellow Jacket Anthony McLaren stirs up the dirt as he runs for base during Friday’s game against Greer. The Union County High School Yellow Jackets Baseball Team fell to Greer 4-1.
https://www.uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/web1_UCHS-vs.-Greer-4.jpgPhoto by DeeDee Owens McDade Yellow Jacket Anthony McLaren stirs up the dirt as he runs for base during Friday’s game against Greer. The Union County High School Yellow Jackets Baseball Team fell to Greer 4-1.
Photo by DeeDee Owens McDade Yellow Jacket Princeton Hunter hits the ball during Friday’s game against Greer. The Union County High School Yellow Jackets Baseball Team fell to Greer 4-1.
https://www.uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/web1_UCHS-vs.-Greer-5.jpgPhoto by DeeDee Owens McDade Yellow Jacket Princeton Hunter hits the ball during Friday’s game against Greer. The Union County High School Yellow Jackets Baseball Team fell to Greer 4-1.
Photo by DeeDee Owens McDade Yellow Jacket Chase Davis is ready to send one into the outfield during Friday’s game against Greer. The Union County High School Yellow Jackets Baseball Team fell to Greer 4-1.
https://www.uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/web1_UCHS-vs.-Greer-8.jpgPhoto by DeeDee Owens McDade Yellow Jacket Chase Davis is ready to send one into the outfield during Friday’s game against Greer. The Union County High School Yellow Jackets Baseball Team fell to Greer 4-1.
Photo by DeeDee Owens McDade Yellow Jacket Princeton Hunter (standing) stretches upward to catch the ball as Yellow Jacket Aiden Strickland (kneeling) is ready to catch it also during Friday’s game against Greer.
https://www.uniondailytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/web1_UCHS-vs.-Greer-2.jpgPhoto by DeeDee Owens McDade Yellow Jacket Princeton Hunter (standing) stretches upward to catch the ball as Yellow Jacket Aiden Strickland (kneeling) is ready to catch it also during Friday’s game against Greer.
Unable to come back after falling behind

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