Boys Varsity Baseball · Decatur Central Loses Lead Early in Defeat to Franklin Central

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Decatur Central Hawks Loses Lead Early In Defeat
Decatur Central Hawks watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 2-0 loss to Franklin Central on Friday. Franklin Central took the lead on a fielder’s choice in the first inning.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Franklin Central pitchers struck out 11, while Decatur Central Hawks sat down three.
Franklin Central got things started in the first inning. J Gillespie hit into a fielder’s choice, scoring one run.
M Hall led things off on the hill for Franklin Central. He surrendered zero runs on four hits over seven innings, striking out 11 and walking one.
Parker Harrington was on the pitcher’s mound for Decatur Central Hawks . He allowed six hits and two runs over six innings, striking out three and walking zero.
Thompson, Devon Davis, Harrington, and Nolan Wade all had one hit to lead Decatur Central Hawks . Decatur Central Hawks was sure-handed in the field and didn’t commit a single error. Wade had the most chances in the field with eight.
Franklin Central didn’t commit a single error in the field. Cade Fitzpatrick had 13 chances in the field, the most on the team.
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