Leake Academy drops pair to Winston
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 1:00 AM
The Leake Academy Rebels dropped a pair of district games to Winston Academy last week in prep baseball action.
The Patriots won game one 12-6 and then took game two 5-4. The Rebels, now 1-4 on the season, were to play in the Benton tournament this week.
The Rebels went up 5-0 in the first inning of game one. But they would only score one more run while Winston Academy came back with one in the first, one in the third, six in the fourth and four in the fifth.
Graham Scott took the loss. Leake Academy finished with six hits while Winston had 15. Alex Shepard, Thomas Nazary and Drew McMillian all had two hits.
With the game tied 4-4, Winston scored a run in the seventh to take the win in game two. Thomas Nazary took the pitching loss in relief. Winston had a 9-7 hitting edge. Joshua Jones had a double and two singles while Taylor Nazary hit a double and brought in three runs.