Cougars beat the Bulldogs in tightly contested game

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The Highland Cougars hosted the Louisiana Bulldogs on April 15th. Both teams having to battle hard for wins now face off.

Starting Pitchers for the game are Highland’s #12 Kevin Baze and Louisiana’s #10 Landon Brown. The teams would battle as the bats constantly found ways to tie it up. However the bottom of the 5th would see the door blow open as they would end the inning up 6-4. Kevin Baze would hit a single to drive in a run and a wild pitch would bring him home ending Browns night to bring in Coulten Potts-Johnson.

Kevin Baze would go 4 innings with 3 strike outs, 4 hits, 4 runs allowed. At the plate he would go 2-2 on the day with 2 RBI’s.

Anthony Walter would take over on the mound in the top of the 5th with concerns over Cameron Hunt getting closer to the fence on his hits. Walter would throw for three innings, gaining 3 strike outs and no runs allowed. He also willl get notched for the win. He also went 1 for 4 at the plate with a double RBI and 2 bulldog errors allowing him to get on base and a strikeout.

Landon Brown would go 96 pitches on the day 4.2 innings pitched. 7 strike outs, 12 hits allowed, 6 runs allowed. At the plate he would go 0-3. However he would get walked and would get brought home to make the game 3-2.

Potts-Johnson would pitch 1.1 inning and would throw 2 strike outs in 23 pitches. At the plate he would 1-2 with a single, walk, and error.

Upcoming Games

The Bulldogs move to 1-9 on the season. They will play Community at home April 16th weather pending.

The Cougars go 2-6 on the season. They will play Palmyra at home April 16th weather pending.

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“Remington Yates, a dedicated sports enthusiast and native of the Canton-Monticello area, serves as The Lewis County Scoop’s Sports Director. Graduating from Highland and Culver-Stockton College, he brings a blend of local insights and professional expertise to the people of Lewis County.

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