GRC baseball collects 12 hits in win over Sayre
Published 9:09 pm Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Dakota Puckett reached base four times with a perfect 3-for-3 day at the plate, driving in three runs and scoring twice in the George Rogers Clark High School baseball team’s 9-2 win over visiting Sayre Monday.
Alex Back threw a complete game, striking out three and allowing just one earned run on four hits.
GRC fell behind 2-0 in the first, but Puckett’s single in the second tied it. It was all GRC after that.
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Eight different Cardinals had hits in the win. Puckett, Cameron Dove and Jaxson Davis had multi-hit games. Dove drove in a run and scored once.
Davis had two hits, drove in two runs, scores twice and walked twice.
Dove and Davis each had a double.
Tyler walton had a hit, a run and a base on balls. Keaton Aldridge reached base three times with a hit and a pair of walks.
Dove, Davis, Puckett and Will Marsillett each stole a base.
GRC improved to 10-3, winning each of the past four. The Cardinals travel to Madison Southern tonight before returning home Thursday to face Paris in their district opener.