ROUNDUP: Holy Spirit baseball beats Pickens County

Staff reports


REFORM | Holy Spirit’s Garrett Anderson (2-4) pitched 5-plus innings for the win, with nine strikeouts and two walks as the Titans (2-7) took a 10-7 win over Pickens County and improved to 1-1 in Class 1A, Area 9 play Friday night.

Zan Jones, Anderson, Danner Young and Pierce Goodbread each recorded two hits, with Jones delivering a key two-out, two-run single in the sixth.

Goodbread recorded a save, striking out four in 123 innings.

Pickens County starter Abramo Hill took the loss with five earned runs, and Pickens’ Gunter Lemons had two hits.


Berry 7, Holt 2

SULLIGENT | Dillion Lowery (1-0) picked up his first win on the season and led Berry (3-3) to a win over Holt in the Blue Devil Classic.

Lowery pitched seven innings, allowed one earned run on six hits with four strikeouts and two walks. At the plate, Lowery had three hits.

Maken Potter had two hits with one run scored and three RBIs. Neil Sullivan had four hits, one run scored and two RBIs.

Holt’s Ronnie Strozier took the loss and had two strikeouts in five innings.



North River Christian 4,

Victory Christian 3

NORTHPORT | Alex Lewis scored the winning run when Courtnie Plythe batted her in as North River Christian (1-1) took the 4-3 win over Victory Christian of Millbrook in eight innings.

Lewis finished 3-for-4. Plythe went 2-for-4. Lori Ann Sims (1-1) pitched a complete game with three strikeouts.


Brookwood 2, Hueytown 0

PLEASANT GROVE | Codi Pierson hit 1-for-3 and batted in Cassidy Hutchins in the sixth inning as Brookwood (9-5) defeated Hueytown in the Pleasant Grove Invitational.

Pierson would score the second run in the same inning. Amanda Medders (6-1) took the win and had three strikeouts in a complete game.




Knights down

Lee Scott Academy

MONTGOMERY | The Tuscaloosa Academy boys tennis team swept its matches against Lee-Scott Academy, moving the team’s record to 3-0. The Knights play against Kingwood Christian Academy today at 12:30 p.m. at Indian Hills Country Club.


No. 1 Wood Howell (TA) def. Chase Aldridge (LSA) 6-1, 6-1

No. 2 Grant McAllister (TA) def. Ryan Bowman (LSA) 6-1, 6-0

No. 3 Weston Hamiter (TA) def. Sam Bridges (LSA) 6-2, 6-0

No. 4 Blake Wright (TA) def. Davis Whittelsey (LSA) 6-0, 6-0

No. 5 Jackson Mercurio (TA) def. Stone Ray (LSA) 6-0, 6-1


No. 1 McAllister/Wright(TA) def. Aldridge/Bowman (LSA) 6-2, 6-3

No. 2 Hamiter/Howell (TA) def. Bridges/Ray (LSA) 6-1, 6-0


Fayette County shuts out American Christian Academy

FAYETTE | The Fayette County boys tennis team defeated American Christian 9-0 at North River Yacht Club. Fayette County improved to 3-0 in the area.



No. 1 Dakota Harris (FC) def. Colton Bradford (ACA) 8-1

No. 2 Gene Fulmer (FC) def. Christian Crew (ACA) 8-5

No. 3 Owen Taylor (FC) def. Jake McKelvey (ACA) 8-1

No. 4 Jacob Fulmer (FC) def. Wilson Glaze (ACA) 8-3

No. 5 Tyler Price (FC) def. Andrew Parker (ACA) 8-6

No. 6 Sam Taylor (FC) def. Trevor Hearing (ACA) 8-3


No. 1 Harris/Price (FC) def. Bradford/Crew (ACA) 9-7

No. 2 Fulmer/O. Taylor (FC) def. McKelvey/Hearing (ACA) 8-1

No. 3 Fulmer/S. Taylor (FC) def. Glaze/Parker 8-5




Tuscaloosa Academy sweeps Lee Scott Academy

MONTGOMERY | The Tuscaloosa Academy girls tennis team swept Lee-Scott Academy for its third win of the year. The Lady Knights play against Kingwood Christian Academy today at 12:30 p.m.


No. 1 Maren Leuthner (TA) def. Bailey Beckwith (LSA) 6-3, 6-1

No. 2 Lizzie Bonhaus (TA) def. Mary Landan Whatley (LSA) 6-0, 6-1

No. 3 Abby Fleenor (TA) def. Callie Smith (LSA) 6-1, 6-0

No. 4 Madison Elmore (TA) def. Rebekah Mason (LSA) 6-2, 6-1

No. 5 Celia Gatewood (TA) def. Kathryn Fuller (LSA) 6-0, 6-1

Isabelle Nolan took a match 6-1, 6-0. Sarah Leuthner also won a match, 6-2, 6-0.


No. 1 Leuthner/Elmore (TA) def. Beckwith/Whatley (LSA) 6-0, 6-1

No. 2 Bonhaus/Fleenor (TA) def. Mason/Fuller (LSA) 6-3, 6-0




Holy Spirit 10,

Paul W. Bryant 0

TUSCALOOSA | Jordan Richmond led Holy Spirit (6-0) with two goals. Lily Rogers, Julia Giggie, Elena Huffaker, Caroline Sisson, Abby Mitchell, Lisa Maggi, Alex Bushery and Blakley Jones each scored one goal. Jones and Sapphire Ajoloko were the goalies for the shutout.





Holy Spirit 10,

Paul W. Bryant 0

TUSCALOOSA | Sanders McKnight led Holy Spirit (8-1-1) with three goals. Andrew Whitfield scored two goals. Christian Giggie, Alex Enns, Alex Moore, Michael Moore and Max Schalk each scored a goal. Goalie Rohit Fonseca had three saves.