Monday, May 1, 2017
Thomas S Wootton High School
Wootton loses lead early in defeat to Blair.
The Patriots watched the game slip away early and couldn’t recover in a 4-0 loss to the Blazers on Monday. Blair took the lead on a single in the first inning.
M Hutchins singled on a 0-2 count in the first inning, scoring one run.
The Patriots kept things within reach until the fifth inning when the Blazers scored three runs. Blair’s big inning was driven by a home run by C Wyche and a single by I Lott.
One bright spot for Wootton was a single by Meredith White in the fifth inning.
Wyche earned the win for Blair High School. She pitched five innings, giving up zero runs, one hit, striking out ten, and walking one. White took the loss for Wootton. She went five innings, giving up four runs, eight hits, and striking out four.
The game was called on account of rain in the bottom of the sixth.