Thursday Night H.S. Highlights and Scores
Thursday Night High School Highlights and Scores:
Brookville pitcher Matt Blanks struck out 9 and allowed just three hits over six innings as the Bees blanked E.C. Glass 10-0 Thursday night at Brookville. Blanks helped himself at the plate, going 3-for-4 and driving in two runs.
Holy Cross pitcher Thomas Shubert struck out 20 Fishburne Military batters over nine innings, but the Gaels lost to the Caissons 5-4 in nine innings. The Gaels took an early 3-0 lead only for Fishburne to score four in the third. Holy Cross tied the game on a homer to force extra innings.
Appomattox held off Heritage 2-1 in girls soccer at Heritage. Emily Welch and Patricia Garrett scored to give the Raiders a 2-0 lead, but moments after Garrett's goal, Sierra Calloway of Heritage scored from long range in the final minute of the first half to draw the Pioneers within 2-1. Neither team scored in the second half, Appomattox improves to 5-0-and-1 on the season.
Cynthia Beasley scored seven goals, Ashlin Royer added four as E.C. Glass defeated Fluvanna County 16-9 in girls lacrosse at E.C. Glass. With the win, the Hilltoppers improve to 3-and-3 overall on the season, they're 1-and-1 in conference play.
High School Baseball:
Appomattox County 4, Nelson County 1 - Grant Paulette (A) 2-Hit Shutout, 10 K
Amherst County 7, Heritage 2 - D.A. Christian (A): 2-5, Zach Hammersmith (H): HR
Appomattox County 6, Heritage 0 - Tevin Morgan (A): 2 Goals
Fuqua School 0, Altavista 0 - Final/2 OTs