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SH Baseball Grabs Late Lead to Beat McKenzie

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

Article by Blake Franklin-

After coming off a dominant performance over Lexington, Scotts Hill was back on the road to go up against McKenzie High School. The game was played in Huntingdon, as the schedule stated. The Lions were hoping to keep the offensive power going against the Rebels. Although the team didn’t score as many runs as they did in the prior game, Scotts Hill grabbed a late lead in the eight inning and held on for the win over McKenzie. The final score was 4-2.

McKenzie struck first with one run in the bottom of the first inning. Scotts Hill then took the lead in the top of the third inning by plating two runs. The Rebels tied things back up in the bottom of the fifth inning with one run. Scotts Hill then took the lead in the top of the eight inning and held McKenzie scoreless in the bottom half of that inning to take the win.

At the plate, Scotts Hill was led by Joe Romines. He finished 2 for 3 with two singles. Ripken Clenny followed by going 2 for 4, with two doubles. Both Colton Bailey and Myles Maness went 1 for 4 in the game. Each player reached on a single and…

For the complete article, see the April 6th edition of The Lexington Progress.

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