The Andrew Jackson Vols handily defeated the Buford Yellowjackets 7-1 at the AJHS ballfield on Friday Night. AJ scored 3 runs in the 2nd and 4 in the 3rd inning. Buford scored one run in the 5th inning.
The Vols had 14 runs and left 9 runners on base. Buford had 8 hits with 6 left on base. AJs Bryan Neal went 3 for 3 and scored 2 runs. There were 7 RBIs of the Vols. Dillon Kirk, Colby Jackson, and Galvin Phillips each had two RBIs. Chas DeBruhl had a single RBI. Gavin Phillips belted out a 2 run home run in the 3rd inning.
Scorers for AJ were Bryan Neal 2 runs and with one run each Dillon Kirk, Connor Killough, Galvin Phillips, Chas Debruhl, and Chandler Hinson. Brett Percival pitched 4.33 innings and threw 70 pitches with 45 strikes and 25 balls. Will Hudson pitched 2.67 innings and threw 31 pitches for 21 strikes and 10 balls. Each walked one player.
For Buford, the sole scorer was Noah Vincent. Dylan Montgomery pitched 2.33 innings and threw 55 pitches for 35 strikes and 20 balls. Andrew Wright threww56 pitches in 3.67 innings for 35 strikes and 21 balls.