Thursday, April 13, 2017
Pendleton High School
Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity Falls In Back-And-Forth Affair Against Unicoi County
Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity and Unicoi County passed the lead back-and-forth on Thursday, but eventually Unicoi County prevailed 5-4. The game was tied at three with Unicoi County batting in the top of the seventh when Poduin doubled off of Hayden Fuhr, driving in two runs.
Unicoi County took an early lead in the first inning. Putman drove in one when he doubled in the first inning.
Peavyhouse earned the win for Unicoi County. He threw seven innings, giving up four runs, 11 hits, and striking out seven. Cole Simpson took the loss for Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity. He tossed six and two-thirds innings, giving up five runs, 11 hits, and striking out six.
Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity had 11 hits in the game. Payton Bunch, Clay Posey, and Ben Huber each collected multiple hits for Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity. Collin Bunch, Simpson, Huber, and Bunch each drove in one run to lead Pendleton Bulldogs Varsity.
Unicoi County collected 12 hits. Poduin, Putman, Fender, and Peavyhouse each collected multiple hits for Unicoi County. Unicoi County didn’t commit a single error in the field. Putman had the most chances in the field with nine.