Scotts Hill Lions Split with Riverside

Scotts Hill High School Lions Baseball
Photo by: Dan Eason / The Lexington Progress

Article by Blake Franklin-

The Lions were facing off against a familiar foe last Monday and Tuesday, April 19th, and 20th. Scotts Hill would hit the road on Monday and travel to Decatur County to take on the Panthers and then welcomed Riverside to their home field the following night on Tuesday, April 20, 2021. The Lions would split the series with them, winning one and taking the defeat in the other.

On Monday, April 19, 2021, the Lions had a road trip to take on the Panthers of Riverside High School. Scotts Hill would battle with Riverside early in the game, but it was the Panthers that would pull away as the game went on. Ultimately, Scotts Hill would end up falling in this game by a final score of 7-2.

The Lions would give up two runs in the first inning and come back and score a run in the second and third innings. Then, Scotts Hill allowed the Panthers to score three runs in the third inning and another two runs in the fourth inning as they took the loss.

Ripken Clenny would go 2 for 4 in the game with two singles and an RBI. Myles Maness went 1 for 2 for the Lions, with a single. Four players for Scotts Hill went 1 for 3 in the game. Those were Colton Bailey, Kyle Carter, Jacob Bailey, and Jack Beecham. Carter, Colton Bailey, and…

For the complete story, see the April 28th edition of The Lexington Progress.

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