RCHS

Playing a series of games against several larger schools in an event at Choccolocco Park, the RCHS Tigers went 0-4 in games Friday through Tuesday.

The 2A Tigers were competitive in a four-run loss to 5A Moody Friday and a three-run loss to 7A Dothan Monday, but were unable to break through and win against the tougher competition.

The losses put RCHS at 7-8 on the season.

Results

L 10-6 vs. Moody Friday

L 5-1 vs. Vestavia Hills Saturday

L 5-2 vs. Dothan Monday

L 11-1 vs. Sardis Tuesday

Standout performances

• J.D. Till had at least one hit in all four games and finished 5-for- 15 with a double and two RBI. Till is now hitting .359 and has a nine-game hitting streak.

• Noah Turner went 2-for-3 with two RBI in the loss to Moody.

• Jace Dunn was 2-for-3 with two runs scored against Moody and leads RCHS with .459 batting average and 14 RBI.

• Joshua Burns also had a hit in all four games (4-for-12). He has hit safely in six straight games to raise his average from .167 to .302.

• Gaven Caldwell pitched in three of the four games. In 7.1 innings he allowed just two hits and one unearned run while strik­ing out four. Caldwell has not allowed an earned run in 11.1 innings pitched this season.

Coming up next: RCHS has a key area matchup against Horseshoe Bend Thursday.

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