Copeland Bradford Drives In Four To Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity Victory Over Davidson Academy
Copeland Bradford would not be denied at the plate when runners were on base on Friday, driving in four on three hits to lead Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity past Davidson Academy 16-6 on Friday. Bradford drove in runs on a home run in the first, a single in the second, and a walk in the fourth.
Both pitching staffs had their hands full, frequently dealing with runners on base. Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity collected 12 hits and Davidson Academy had five.
Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity opened up scoring in the first inning. Bradford homered on a 0-1 count, scoring two runs.
Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity notched four runs in the third inning. Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity big bats were led by Denton Dodson and Brice Njezic, all driving in runs in the inning.
Davidson Academy scored three runs in the fourth inning. The big inning for Davidson Academy came thanks to a single by Gupton and an error on a ball put in play by Oliphent.
Will Burruss took the win for Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity. The pitcher surrendered five runs on three hits over three innings, striking out two. Brett Bowman threw three innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Suggs took the loss for Davidson Academy. The bulldog surrendered 11 runs on nine hits over two and a third innings.
Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity socked one home run on the day. Bradford had a long ball in the first inning.
Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity collected 12 hits on the day. Bradford, Wyatt Bowling, Njezic, and Eli Carson each managed multiple hits for Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity. Bradford went 3-for-4 at the plate to lead Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity in hits. Lebanon Blue Devils Varsity stole eight bases during the game as two players stole more than one. Bowling led the way with two.
Gupton led Davidson Academy with two hits in four at bats.
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