Tuesday’s Games

RED DIRT LEAGUE

At Noble

Game 1

Noble 7, Byng 6

BYNG ...........................001 003 2 — 6 6 6

NOBLE .........................002 022 1 — 7 7 2

Chase Bryant, Ben Cole (6) and Chase Haley. Gomez and Boren. WP-Gomez. LP-Cole. 2B-Glenn Mitchell, Bryant, Cole (B). HL-Mason Groves 2-3 (B).

NOTEWoRTHY: The Noble Bears scored the winning run in the bottom of the seventh on a two-strike sacrifice fly. The Pirates were hampered by a whopping six errors in the contest. Mason Groves finished 2-for-3 for Byng while Chase Bryant, Glen Mitchell and Ben Cole all had doubles.

COACH’S QUOTE: “We couldn’t throw it across the field. Chase and Ben both did a good job, we just couldn’t make plays behind them,” — Byng assistant coach Paul Scroggins.

Game 2

Byng 3, Noble 2

BYNG .......................000 030 0 — 3 8 2

NOBLE .....................000 002 0 — 2 3 1

Jordan Cowger and Chase Haley. Kates and Hallmark. WP-Cowger. LP-Kates. HL-Glenn Mitchell 2-3, Chase Bryant 2-4, Cowger 12 Ks (B).

NOTEWORTHY: Jordan Cowger was dominant in a complete-game outing, giving up just two unearned runs while striking out 12. Byng made both of its errors during Noble’s two-run sixth inning.

COACH’S QUOTE: “Defensively we didn’t play well tonight, but we were able to hang on in the second game thanks to Jordan Cowger’s pitching. He threw the ball really well,” — Byng assistant coach Paul Scroggins.

Team Record: Byng 1-3.

Up Next: Byng at Ada 6 p.m Thursday (Doubleheader).





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