Slammers cruise past Gators

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, April 20, 2005

The Slammers jumped out to a 4-1 lead before cruising to a 7-3 victory over the Gators in Greenville Recreation League Ponytail action.

Marvia Scott paced the Slammers going 2-for-3 with a triple and a RBI. Abbey Martin was 1-for-2 with a RBI, while

Telesha McDonald was 1-for-2 with a triple.

Erin Taylor led the Gators going 1-for-3 with three RBIs.


Greenville Heat 15, Panthers 14

Dana Moore was 2-for-3 with three RBI and a home run to lead the Heat over the Panthers in a comeback victory. The Heat scored eight runs in the bottom of the fifth inning for the win.

Daphne Moore had three hits and scored two runs, while Taylor Merry was 2-for-3 with two RBIs.

Lee Ann Wingham, Kayla Sanford and Shelby Mayes had two hits for the Heat.

Brittney Reaves went 2-for-3 with two RBIs to lead the Panthers, who scored 11 combined runs in the third and fourth innings.

Amber Harris and Kenyetta Peterson chipped in with three hits each.

And Niaya Johnson, Lacey Barr, Q-Yana Cook had two hits.

Warriors 19, Gators 7

The Warriors scored 14 of their 19 runs in the first two innings before cruising to their victory.

Adrianna Callen and Susan Cole hit home runs to pace the Warriors. Callen finished the night 2-for-3 with four RBIs, while Cole was 2-for-3 with two RBIs.

Grace Carson and Ashley Ballard had three hits each for the Warriors.

Colby Benson led the Gators going 3-for-3 with a home run.

Dixie Minors

Red Sox 6, Cubs 5

Ben Pressley crossed the plate as the winning run with one out in the bottom of the fourth inning for the Red Sox.

Wade Waller drew the bases-loaded walk to score Pressley, who was 1-for-1 with a double.

Seth Glass led the Cubs going 2-for-3 with two doubles. Terrance Owens also was 2-for-3 with a double.

Astros 8, White Sox 3

The Astros jumped out to a 7-0 lead before settling for the four-run victory.

Chase Whiddon led the Astros going 1-for-1 with a triple and two RBIs. Wilson Lowe also had two hits.

Andy Burns had the lone hit for the White Sox.

Dixie Boys

White Sox 9, Red Sox 8

Casey Tesmer, who was 2-for-3 on the day, scored the game winning run on a two-out single by Jerry Andrews in the bottom of the seventh inning.

Luke Hutchinson led the White Sox going 3-for-5 with a double. Dustin Shell had two hits and a double, Paul Whigham had two hits and a triple.

Cortez Deagler paced the Red Sox going 1-for-3 with a two-run home run.

Dustin Till had two hits and Allen Thompson had two hits, including a double.

Indians 11, A's 9

Adam Braden was 1-for-3 with three RBIs to help lead the Indians past the A's.

Steven Lee chipped in two runs with a RBI, while Deven Cheatham was 1-for-2 with a triple.

Mathew Burkett, Nathan Palmer, David Black and Zackary Bell each had a hit for the A's.

Dixie Youth

Cardinals 7, Rangers 6

Rush Nimmer was 2-for-3 with a double and a home run with three RBIs and scored the winning run in the seventh to lift the Cardinals over the Rangers.

Jonathon Scott also had two hits for the Cardinals.

Charlie Scofield had two hits for the Rangers, while Mitch Young and Dalton Burns had a double each.

Red Sox 11, Mets 5

Todd Burkett and Jackson Mimms each hit a home run in the Red Sox' six-run victory

over the Mets.

Mimms was 3-for-3 with a double, a homer and a RBI, while Burkett was 1-for-1 with the homer and two RBIs.

Gray Vinson led the Mets going 2-for-3 with a double.

Braves 7, A's 2

Ryan Smith was 1-for-1 with three RBIs to help lift the Braves past the A's.

Miller Owens and Tim Hawkins had a hit each for the Braves.

Raymond Moody led the A's going 1-for-2 with a RBI.