Connect with us
Polk County's Evan Jones singled and scored in Thursday's loss

Baseball

Opening flurry powers Hendersonville Middle past Polk Middle

Hendersonville Middle scored nine runs in the first inning Thursday and went on to hand Polk County Middle a 15-3 defeat at Berkeley Park

Hendersonville Middle scored nine runs in the first inning Thursday and went on to hand Polk County Middle a 15-3 defeat at Berkeley Park.

The Bearcats improved to 8-1, with Polk Middle dropping to 4-5.

The Wolverines picked up two of their runs in the third inning as Lawson Carter was hit by a pitch and Gunnar Alm walked to open the inning. Both runners then scored on Angus Weaver’s two-out single.

Polk added its other run in the fifth inning as Evan Jones singled and scored on Weaver’s triple.

Weaver was 2-for-3 with three RBI, with Jones’ single the only other hit for Polk Middle.

The Wolverines are slated to host Flat Rock on Monday at 4:30 p.m. at Polk County Recreation Complex.

More in Baseball