Bearcats advance with sweep of Winnsboro
May 13, 2017 at 4:52 p.m.
The Beckville baseball team swept a best-of-three series against Winnsboro over the weekend, winning a 5-3 decision on Friday and riding a 7-0 shutout by Zeke Collins to victory Saturday afternoon at Pine Tree High School.
The Bearcats collected nine hits in Game I led by Trey Lindsay, Ben Bridges, Ethan Harris and Bryce Osborn with two each. Osborn and Ty Jones each drove in two runs to lead Beckville.
Collins scattered eight hits Saturday while being supplied with six runs in the fourth inning by his teammates.
The rally was driven by singles from Ty Jones, Brandt Harris, Austin Bryan and Ethan Harris.
Beckville had nine hits in the game, including two each from Lindsay and Brandt Harris. Harris drove in three runs.
The Bearcats take a 23-6 record into the 3A Region II semis.