EMERSON – A big day on the plate from Daylon Carleton helped Parkvie’s baseball team to a 9-5 victory over Baylor (Tenn.), Ranked 13th nationally by MaxPreps, Thursday at LakePoint Complex.
Carleton were 2-for-2 with two home runs and five RBIs as the Panthers improved to 18-10 this season.
Colin Houck (2-for-4, double, RBI), Cade Sadler (2-for-4, double, RBI) and Ryan Spikes (1-for-3, home run) also contributed to the offense.
Mason Brown (6-3) was the winning pitcher in 3 1/3 rounds of pointless relief, allowing one hit and hitting six. Landon Stripling started on the mound and went 3 2/3 laps with three strikes, which allowed five runs and seven hits.
COVINGTON – Brookwood defeated Newton 13-0 in five innings in 4-AAAAAAA baseball Thursday.
Josh Sosa (6-3) hit three innings and allowed two hits, knocked out three and went one. Jonathan Jaime went two hitless rounds with two strikes and a walk.
The Broncos (19-11, 8-4) were led at the plate by Dylan Taylor (2-for-2, double, RBI), Jack Spyke (2-for-3, double, RBI), Josh Sharp (2-for- 3, RBI), Jaime (1-for-2, double, RBI), Dylan Lonergan (1-for-1, home run), Sosa (1-for-2, double, RBI), Patrick Campbell (1 -for -1, double, two RBIs, Alec Colon (1-for-2, RBI), Caleb Cruz (1-for-2, RBI) and Jake Herrent (1-for-1, RBI).
DECATUR – Five different pitchers shared the innings on Thursday when Greater Atlanta Christian lost 9-7 against Decatur in their regular season finale.
Tyler Holsworth (1-for-3, two RBIs), Graham Stogner (1-for-2, double, two RBIs), Jacob Fairbanks (2-for-4) and Conrad Cason (2-for-2 ) led the Spartans at the plate.
Wesleyan 11, Holy Innocents’ 2
SANDY SPRINGS – Wesleyan improved to 23-4 overall and 11-0 in Region 5-A Private with an 11-2 win at Holy Innocents’ on Thursday.
Jalen Fulwood (four innings, three hits, two earned runs, six strikes) was the winning pitcher. Quinn Moore (one innings, no hits, no runs) and Druw Jones (two innings, two hits, no runs, three strikes) completed the pitching duties.
Wesleyan was led on the record by Jones (4-for-5, two RBIs, double, home run), James McCoy (3-for-5, three RBIs, triple, home run), Bryce Hubbard (2-for-5 3, RBI), Fulwood (1-for-4, home run, three RBIs) and Luke Carroll (1-for-4, home run, two RBIs).
Mount Vernon 7, Providence 4
LILBURN – Providence Christian fell 9-7 to Mount Vernon on Thursday.
Joe Shealy (four innings, four hits, two strikes, one earned run) and Austin Kohler (three innings, two hits, three strikes, no runs) hit the Storm well. Kohler was also 2-for-3 with a triple, an RBI and a walk to lead the offense, while Shealy was 1-for-4 with two RBIs and a run.
Brian Oh (1-for-2, race, two trips) also had a solid game.
North Gwinnett 3, South Forsyth 1
SUWANEE – North Gwinnett advanced to the quarterfinals of Class AAAAAAA with a 3-1 Thursday over South Forsyth.
BLOMSTERGREN – Greater Atlanta Christian defeated Cherokee Bluff 3-0 on Thursday, and advanced to the quarterfinals in class AAA.
Nico Warner and Jack Olinger won the two best singles lines, and GAC also got a point from Liam Hosfeld and Thomas Witherspoon in the No. 1 double.
Wesleyan finishes undefeated
DACULA – Wesleyan ended his double season unbeaten after a win over Hebron Christian at Hamilton Mill Golf Club on Thursday.
The Wolves fired 158, 13 shots ahead of Hebron. Newcomer Beau Jackson shot 2-under 34 with four birdies to lead the victory.
DACULA – Wesleyan shot 97 on Thursday at Hamilton Mill Golf Club for a 22-stroke victory over Hebron Christian.
Jada Richardson led the Wolves with a 44, and teammate Elizabeth Hodges shot 53.