Friday, March 31, 2017
Batesburg-Leesville High School
A walk-off led Batesburg-Leesville Panthers Varsity past Bamberg-Ehrhardt 2-1 on Friday. The game was tied at one with Batesburg-Leesville Panthers Varsity batting in the bottom of the seventh when.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Tristan Wheeler struck out three, while hurlers for Bamberg-Ehrhardt sat down four.
Bamberg-Ehrhardt captured the lead in the first inning. Bunch drove in one when he singled in the first inning.
Batesburg-Leesville Panthers Varsity evened things up at one in the bottom of the fifth inning. With two outs in the fifth inning Hunter Bedenbaugh drove in one run when he singled.
Wheeler earned the win for Batesburg-Leesville Panthers Varsity. He tossed seven innings, allowing one run, five hits, and striking out three. Fleming took the loss for Bamberg-Ehrhardt. He threw six and two-thirds innings, giving up two runs, five hits, and striking out four.
Josh Scruggs, Cameron Peterson, Nasir Clark, Bedenbaugh, and Cody Salters each collected one hit to lead Batesburg-Leesville Panthers Varsity.