BC honors baseball athletes
Bogue Chitto honored its baseball athletes with a banquet Sunday night at the home of David and Christy Gunther.
Seven athletes received special awards during the ceremony as Tanner Gunther received the Mounds Man Pitcher’s Award. Gunther, a sophomore, did most of the work on the mound for the Bobcats this season.
Rudy Brumfield received the Captain’s Award as well as the Cover the Earth Outfielder’s Award. Brumfield was a force to reckon with in the outfield. Brumfield is planning to attend William Carey University.
Tucker Lambert received the Co-Best Offensive Player Award. Lambert provided a big bat during the season in key situations. Grant Leake also received the Co-Best Offensive Player Award. Leake was a key player at the plate.
Trey Nettles and Connor Douglas both received the Co-Best Defensive Player Award.
The Bogue Chitto Bobcats baseball team finished the season strong, winning the Region 7-1A title to advance to the state playoffs. BC lost to Resurrection in the third game of the opening round of the Class 1A state playoffs.
Daily Leader / Photo submitted / Local umpires from Lincoln County and Lawrence County (from left) Jaymie Palmer, Kevin Britt,... read more