Hillcrest sweeps Copiah in district series
Hillcrest Christian visited Copiah Academy in Gallman on Wednesday for a baseball twinbill and left with two more wins, defeating CA 9-3 and 2-0.
Hillcrest plated a run in the third and one in the fifth in the Game One to defeat the Colonels. Michael Bagley, who allowed only 6 hits for the Cougars, took the hard-luck loss for Copiah. Jacob Ashley had 2 hits for Copiah.
The Cougars pounded 11 hits in the second game to win 9-3. Asa Newman took the loss for Copiah. Michael Williams for CA had a triple for the Colonels’ only extra-basehit.
The Colonels host Starkville Academy today at 5:00, then travel to East Rankin on Tuesday.