- Ada, Oklahoma


March 31, 2014

Friday's baseball and softball capsules


Ada — Byng 8, McLoud 2

BYNG    000    242    —  8  4  0

McLOUD    100    010    —  2  6  0

     Reid Wall, Hunter Capps (5) and Joe Nemecek; Rackley, Shiplett (5) and Smith. WP – R. Wall. LP – Rackley. HR – Olds (M). 2B – Nemecek (B). HL – Nemecek 1-2, 1 RBI; Whitey Fortner 1-2, 1 RS; Gage Wall 1-3, 2 RBIs, 1 RS; Hunter Capps 1-3 (B).

NOTEWORTHY: Reid Wall got the pitching win and Gage Wall knocked in a pair of runs as Byng topped McLoud, 6-2, on Friday. Wall worked the first 4 2/3 innings and allowed both earned runs off five hits with four walks and seven strikeouts. Hunter Capps came entered in relief and surrendered only one hit and one while striking out two. Gage Wall was 1-for-3 with the two RBIs and a run scored. Teammate Joe Nemecek went 1-for-2 with a double and one RBI. Also for Byng, Whitey Fortner was 1-for-2 and scored two runs. Capps also went 1-for-3. The Pirates trailed 1-0 before scoring two runs in the fourth, tallying four more in the fifth and picking up two more scores in the sixth. McLoud held a 6-4 edge in total hits.

Team Record: Byng 10-1.

At Sulphur Tournament


Tupelo 7, Coleman 6

COLEMAN    400    101    0    —  6  8  2

TUPELO    202    200    1    —  7  8  1

     Boley, Loudermilk, Sharp (7) and catcher’s name not available; Corey McCollum and Tyler Daffern. WP – McCollum. LP – Loudermilk. 2B – Stanley, Horath (C). McCollum, Chisum Henry, Caleb Watson (T). HL – Foster 2-3, 1 RBI, 1 RS; Horath 2-3, 3 RS; White 1-3, 1 RS; Stanley 1-4, 2 RBIs; Loudermilk 1-4, 1 RS; C. Sharp 1-4 (C). McCollum 2-4, 1 RBI, 3 RS; Daffern 2-4, 1 RBI, 1 RS; Henry 1-3, 1 RBI; Jordan Thunder Bull 1-3, 1 RBI; Watson 1-3, 1 RS; Austin Adams 1-3 (T).

NOTEWORTHY: Tristen Hogue’s one-out sacrifice fly in the bottom of the seventh lifted Tupelo to a 7-6 win over Coleman on Friday in the Sulphur Tournament. Corey McCollum and Tyler Daffern each went 2-for-4 from the plate and drove in a run. McCollum scored three runs, and Daffern crossed the plate once. Chisum Henry (1-for-3) and Jordan Thunder Bull (1-for-3) knocked in a run apiece. Henry’s hit was a double. McCollum pitched all seven innings as five of the six runs were earned. He walked five and struck out six while allowing eight hits. The Tigers also finished with eight hits.

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