Tullahoma Wildcats stayed in it until the end, but Lawrence County pulled away late in a 5-4 victory on Tuesday. The game was tied at four with Lawrence County batting in the top of the eighth when Avery Tidwell drew a walk, scoring one run.
Lawrence County got things started in the second inning. Tidwell drove in one when Tidwell doubled.
In the bottom of the seventh inning, Tullahoma tied things up at four when Jacob Dixon’s sac fly scored one run for Tullahoma.
After Lawrence County scored two runs in the top of the third, Tullahoma Wildcats answered with two of their own. Lawrence County scored when Colton Moore doubled on a 1-2 count, scoring one run.
Luke Boswell earned the win for Lawrence County. The fireballer went seven innings, allowing four runs on five hits and striking out nine. Moore threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Trenton Sholey took the loss for Tullahoma. The righthander went five and a third innings, allowing two runs on three hits and striking out seven.
William Zebick started the game for Tullahoma. Zebick allowed three hits and three runs over two and two-thirds innings, striking out three and walking one
DJ Dillehay went 2-for-4 at the plate to lead Tullahoma in hits.
Lawrence County collected six hits on the day. Moore and Tidwell each had multiple hits for Lawrence County.