The VHSL Region 1D baseball and softball semifinals scheduled for Monday at Emory & Henry College have been postponed until Tuesday as rain fell heavily throughout Southwest Virginia over the weekend.
From four wins last spring to 16 victories and a spot in the regional semifinals in 2023 for the Lee High Generals.
“Robbie is about 125 pounds soaking wet,” said Warriors coach Kelly Foster. “But the kid is the biggest competitor I’ve ever coached."
PREP ROUNDUP: Riley Hart (Honaker), Reagan McCoy (Eastside), Eli McCoy (Eastside) homer, Kenzie Hood (Rye Cove) goes yard and pitches perfect game, Erin Rasnake (Lebanon) pitches shutout, Honaker (girls), Lebanon (boys) win region soccer titles, Greeneville baseball team wins state title
Riley Hart and her Honaker High School softball teammates showed some heart on Friday.
Behind a complete-game four-hitter on the bump from Isaac Booth and powerful top half of the lineup, the Warriors cranked out 10 hits in a 6-4 victory over Honaker.
ABINGDON, Va. – The Abingdon Falcons baseball team took a big hit in the off-season when 2022 Class 3 player of the year Ethan Gibson suffered a season-ending arm injury.
NORTON, Va. – Rural Retreat left-hander Tucker Fontaine had J.I. Burton hitters off balance all afternoon Friday.
Battle freshman Taylor Childress said she was nervous at first but settled down as the game went on.
PREP ROUNDUP: Lebanon baseball team hangs 20 on Grundy; SWD goes 4-0 in boys soccer; George Wythe baseball, girls soccer, softball teams each win; Wise Central baseball teams get key road win; Battle vs. Richlands softball ppd.
Nathan Phillips (Lebanon), Colton Green (George Wythe), Ashton Bolling (Wise Central), Emma Hemphill (Union), Parker Henson (Marion) among postseason stars.
BRISTOL, Va. – Porter Gobble is a 6-foot-4 right-handed pitcher with a wicked knuckle-curve and an advanced grasp of pitching mechanics.
The Rye Cove Eagles are 22-0 and are led by a guy in his first year as a head softball coach on the varsity level.
BRISTOL, Va. — It has been a trying first season for Adam Moore, but Virginia High’s interim baseball coach and his Bearcats are right on schedule as the month of May nears its end.
BIG STONE GAP, Va. — Sophomore Corbin Bade pitched the biggest innings of his young prep career Wednesday as the right-hander tossed two innings of relief to aid Marion to a 4-3 victory over Union in the quarterfinals of the 2023 Region 2D Baseball Tournament at Buster Taylor Field.
REGION 2D SOFTBALL: Carly Compton clubs two homers for Tazewell, gets W in circle as Bulldogs get some revenge vs. Wise Central
TAZEWELL, Va. – Carly Compton struggled a bit in the circle, but delivered with the bat as Tazewell beat Wise County Central 13-3 in five innings in the first round of the VHSL Region 2D softball tournament.
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During a school year in which the football and boys basketball teams garnered headlines by reaching the state finals, the baseball squad at George Wythe High School has quietly put together a solid season.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- Tennessee High took down South Gibson 13-3 to stay alive in the TSSAA Class AAA state baseball tournament on Wednesday.
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