Watson pitches BA victory over Copiah Acad. Colonels
GALLMAN — Senior pitcher Zach Watson pitched a 5-hitter and theBrookhaven Academy Cougars beat Copiah Academy’s Colonels 6-1Tuesday in a District 6-AA baseball showdown. He struck out 9batters and walked 2.
The Cougars, coached by Stephen Cooksey, host Copiah Thursday,starting at 6:30.
Copiah’s Scott Reese absorbed the loss. He fanned 7 batters,walked none and hit 3.
At the plate, Brookhaven leadoff batter T-Boy Lynch homered inthe first inning. The senior centerfielder also singled.
First baseman Will Gatlin singled and doubled for the Cougars.Catcher Kolby Byrd doubled.
Reese had 2 hits for the Colonels who scored once in thefourth.
In the 3-run fourth, Byrd slapped an RBI double. Seth Cliburncollected a 2-RBI single.
Spring cleaning time is here and Lincoln County officials areoffering citizens a helping hand in their efforts. As part of... read more