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Prep Baseball, 4/16

Mt. Juliet baseball picked up three wins last week. 

On Tuesday and Wednesday, Mt. Juliet beat Lebanon 7-0 and 10-0. 

Tuesday, Marshall Gei pitched a two hit shutout, striking out nine in the win. 

Robby Amity was 2-for-4 with a triple and two RBIs. 

Cody Carr was 1-for-2 with a two-run double in the second. 

Zack Ehrhart was 2-for-4. 

Mt. Juliet 7 Lebanon 0

L –  000 000 0 – 0 2 4

M – 122 200 x – 7 9  0

W – Marshall Gei (4-0)   L – Hulse.

On Wednesday, Campbell Scholl threw a five-inning three-hitter as the Bears run-ruled LHS 10-0 at Brent Foster Field.

Scholl recorded eight K’s and hit two batters as MJHS improved to 14-7 / 5-1.

Lebanon starter and loser Connor Harris deserved a better fate as a couple of two-out errors opened the floodgates for five unearned runs in the top of the first.

Chris Johnston paced a nine-hit Mt. Juliet attack, going 3-for-3 with three RBI on a single, a double and a triple.

Eli Mason went 2-for-2, with a double, drove in two runs and scored a run.

Eddie McDaniels, Bryce Lester and Grant Partlow had the only hits for Lebanon (5-10 overall, 2-3 in 9AAA).    

Josh Weaver struck out Cody Shelton with the tying run on base to preserve a 5-4 win for the Golden Bears Friday night at Brentwood High.

Austin Smith pitched six innings, striking out four to get the win.

Mt. Juliet scored two in the first and three in the fifth to take a 5-0 lead before the Bruins came back.

Hunter Gilbert went 2-for-3 with a double, two runs scored, and two stolen bases.

The Golden Bears improved to 15-7 overall with the victory and will entertain District 9AAA rival Station Camp Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Story first appeared in The Wilson Post

Franklin throws a no-no

Sophomore A.J. Franklin took care of Station Camp Tuesday, throwing a no-hitter and striking out 11 in the 3-0 win. 

Franklin only surrendered a lead-off walk in the fifth. 

Central got all of their runs in the fifth off the bats of Cullen Smith, Kyle Hubbuch and Reynolds Wehunt. 

Central  3 

Station Camp    0

C – 000 030 0 – 3 6 0

S – 000 000 0 – 0 0 1

W – A.J. Franklin. L –  Fudge

Central picked up another win over the Bison Wednesday, 7-3. 

Hubbuch got the win on the mound, going all seven innings and striking out two. 

Wehunt was 2-for-3 with three RBIs. Colten Morris was 2-for-3 with four RBIs. 

Central 7 

Station Camp 3

S – 200 000 1 – 3 6 3

C – 104 020 X – 7 10 0

W – Kyle Hubbuch. L – Haefele

Central picked up another win Friday over Portland, 6-2. 

Hubbuch was 4-for-4 with three doubles and four RBIs. Wehunt was 1-for-3 with two RBIs. 

Jake Lefler got the win on the mound, pitching all seven innings and striking out five.  

Central 6 Portland 2

P – 002 000 0  – 2 5 2

C – 300 021 x – 6 12 4

W: Jake Lefler (2-2). 

Two runs in the first was all the Wildcats needed in a 2-1 win over Giles County Saturday. 

Dalton McCorkle knocked in the deciding run in the first with a RBI single. 

Cody Haley got the win on the mound. 

WC 2  Giles Co.   1

G – 100 000 0 – 1 2 0

C – 200 000 X – 2 4 3

W – Cody Haley. L – Phifer. S – A.J. Franklin (1)

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