March 12, 2009
Going into the Blue Devil Classic at Sulligent, Ala., the Lamar County High School baseball team hoped to build confidence for the rest of the season.
The Bulldogs accomplished that goal by winning two of three games, beating county rivals South Lamar and Sulligent.
Lamar County beat South Lamar 13-1 Friday and Sulligent 15-5 in six innings Saturday after going into the event with a 2-5 record.
"Our kids needed that confidence wise to know they can play with both programs," Lamar County coach Ken Adams said. "I wish we could keep the same focus when we play anybody else as we do when our kids play South Lamar or Sulligent. Every time we line up on the field or the court or whatever, wherever we''re at, our kids, and their kids too, step up and it''s always a good game."
Tyler Sprouse, a 14-year-old eighth-grader, was the winning pitcher against South Lamar and Sulligent.
Will White (double, two singles, three RBIs) and Matthew Norton (two hits, four RBIs) were Lamar County''s leading hitters against South Lamar.
Trevor Elliott (three hits, two RBIs), Lance Bobbitt (double, single, three RBIs), and Norton (one hit, three RBIs) paced the team against Sulligent.
Lamar County beat South Lamar to avenge two losses earlier in the season.
"Both games were good games," Adams said of Lamar County''s first two games against South Lamar. "The first game went into extra innings and we lost. It was a tough situation at the end.
"The other night (against South Lamar) we were just able to hit and make some plays."
Lamar County lost to Winfield 15-5 Monday and to Hamilton (Ala.) 10-0 Tuesday.
Adams went from being pleased with how the Bulldogs played against South Lamar and Sulligent to being upset with how they played the past two games.
"We played Winfield and went out there and played like Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde," Adams said. "We were Dr. Jekyll. We were giving them everything.
"I want to be consistent. That''s where I want our program to be. This past weekend (against South Lamar and Sulligent) I really thought moved us forward. We''ve just got to continue that."
Lamar County (4-9) will attempt to look more like the team that beat South Lamar and Sulligent when it plays today at Berry.
dw1 commented at 10/20/2009 9:12:00 AM:
تصميم وتطوير المواقع
افلام كرتون وانمي
مسجات ورسائل موبايل
محول الصوتيات العربي
برنامج محول الصوتيات
دخول الماسنجر بدون برنامج
غرف نوم 2009
لعبة فيفا 2010
PRO EVOLUTION SOCCER 2010
اهداف دوري ابطال اوروبا
اهداف الدوري الأنجليزي
اهداف الدوري الايطالي
اهداف الدوري الأسباني
اهداف الدوري السعودي
اهداف الدوري المصري
اهداف الدوري الالماني
اهداف تصفيات كأس العالم
اهداف كأس الخليج
travel china travel costa Rica travel New York travel Egypt travel to Egypt Turkey Dubai job Japan travel Alaska travel
Morocco Travel new Zealand travel travel to Mexico kenya travel
Travel to Jordan
Travel to New Caledonia
Travel to Germany
Travel to Indonesia
Cape Verde Holidays
travel to Cyprus
travel to Ivory Coast
Travel to Lebanon
1. Noxubee County makes one more play to beat Columbus HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
2. Goal-line stands help Tigers edge Falcons HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
3. Interceptions help West Point pull away from Louisville HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
4. Caledonia, Oak Hill Aca. rebound for big wins HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
5. Bulldogs have plenty of depth at running back COLLEGE SPORTS