Thursday, April 6, 2017
Hamilton Southeastern High School
Ballard High School (super Prep Series)
Hamilton Southeastern Royals lost the lead late in a 6-4 defeat to Kentucky ‘s #2 Ballard on Thursday. The game was tied at four with Ballard batting in the bottom of the fourth when there was an error, scoring one run.The Royals lost despite out-hitting Ballard seven to six. Owen Callaghan and Brock Burns each collected multiple hits. HSE took an early lead in the first inning. With one out, Callaghan drove in two runs when he homered. In the bottom of the third inning, Ballard tied things up at four. Ballard took the lead for good with one run in the fourth. Callaghan and Trenton Schneider each batted in 2 runs.
Owen Callaghan took the loss. He tossed four and a third innings, giving up six runs, five hits, and striking out seven.
The Royals are 4-1 and will take on Kentucky’s #1 Trinity starting at 5:30 pm in the Super Prep Series.
Ballard (super Prep Series)