Swampcats - 14/Generals - 6
Laurence Manning’s Swampcats demolished Thomas Sumter’s Generals on April 2, at home, 14-6.
LMA’s Nick Gibbons pitched 1.1 innings facing 11 batters and giving up five runs on three hits. Gibbons struck out three, walked one and hit two batters. Blake Winans pitched one inning facing three batters. Winans struck out one. Russell Thompson picked up the win for the Swampcats. Thompson pitched 4.2 innings facing 19 batters and giving up one run on one hit. Thompson struck out four and walked two.
Kendall Pack had the big bat for the Swampcats. Pack was 2 for 4 with a triple, four RBIs and two runs scored. Jack Martin was 2 for 4 with two RBIs and two runs scored. Martin also stole a base. Corey Brown was 2 for 4 with a double, two RBIs, two runs scored and a stolen base. Linc Powell was 1 for 3 with one RBI and one run scored. John Thomas Eppley had one RBI, two runs scored and three stolen bases. Will McNair was 1 for 2 with two runs scored. Thomas Walker was 1 for 2 with one run scored and one stolen base.
Swampcats - 10/Eagles - 2
Laurence Manning’s Swampcats devoured the Florence Christian Eagles on April 3, at home, 10-2.
LMA’s Corey Brown picked up a win pitching five innings. Brown faced 23 batters giving up two runs on three hits. Brown struck out one and walked four. Blake Winans pitched two innings facing seven batters. He gave up one hit while striking out two and walking one.
Kendal Pack led the Swampcats in RBIs for the second game in a row. Pack was 1 for 4 with two RBIs. Linc Powell was 1 for 3 with one RBI and one run scored. Will McNair was 2 for 3 with one RBI and two runs scored. John Thomas Eppley had one RBI, two runs scored and one stolen base. Winans was 1 for 3 with a stolen base. Jack Martin was 1 for 2 with two stolen bases. Brown scored a run and stole a base. Justin Powell scored a run. Thomas Walker scored two runs and had two stolen bases.
The Swampcats are participating in a Spring Break Tournament that runs from April 9-13.
On April 17, LMA heads to Sumter to play Wilson Hall. On April 19, LMA plays Hammond in Columbia and on April 20, LMA heads to Camden to take on Camden Military.