The Fayette Tribune, Oak Hill, W.Va.


April 2, 2014

Pirate boys win sixth straight

— In recent high school baseball and softball games:

Fayetteville 12

Webster County 4

Fayetteville scored in five of its six innings at the plate to roll past Webster County Monday.

Jake Cogar pounded out three hits, including a double, and had two RBIs, while Will Dooley added a triple and a single and drove in three runs to lead the Pirates (5-2).

Will Fenton grabbed the mound win and pushed his record to 3-0 on the young season.

Chase McCourt led the Highlanders with three hits.

Fayetteville followed the WC win with a 15-5 verdict over Van on Tuesday, the Pirates’ sixth straight victory.

The Pirates play at Richwood today at 5:30 p.m. and at Man at 6 p.m. on Friday. They face Richlands, Va. in the Coppinger Tournament on Saturday and then host Westside at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 7.

WC:    020    002    0    —    4 4 2

F:    203    232    x    —    12 8 1

WC: Greg Dorsey, Matt Anderson (4) and Todd Miller, F: Will Fenton, Dylan Doyle (5), Trey Phares (7) and Jake Cogar. WP — Fenton (3-0). LP — Dorsey. Hitting — WC: Chase McCourt 3-5 (2B), F: Jake Cogar 3-4 (2B, 2 RBI), Will Dooley 2-4 (3B, 3 RBI).

Records: Fayetteville (5-2).

Oak Hill 12

St. Albans 11

Oak Hill (2-1) built up a 7-0 lead, fell behind 11-7 and then rallied with five runs in the seventh to knock off St. Albans (2-1) in dramatic fashion last Thursday.

The Red Devils got a game-winning single off the bat of freshman Jacob Cassidy to secure the victory for Daniel Pritt, who helped himself at the plate with a 3-for-5 effort that included a double and a pair of RBIs.

Ricky Epperly went 3-for-5 with five RBIs for Oak Hill, and starting pitcher Chris Hysell drove in four more.

Oak Hill plays at Woodrow Wilson at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 4. The Red Devils entertain Wyoming East at 1 p.m. this Saturday, then host Webster County at 5:30 p.m. on April 7.

OH:    250    000    5    —    12 8 4

SA:    002    108    0    —    11 12 1

OH: Chris Hysell, Daniel Pritt (6) and Ricky Epperly, SA: Chandler, Bryant (2), Theodos (7) and Burks. WP — Daniel Pritt. LP — Theodos. Hitting — OH: Daniel Pritt 3-5 (2b, 2 rbis), Ricky Epperly 3-5 (2 2b, 5 rbis), Chris Hysell 1-4 (4 rbis), Jacob Cassidy (1-2). SA: Bryant (3-5, 2b), Chandler 3-5 (2 rbis).

Records: OH: 2-1, SA: 2-1

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