The Hazard Bulldogs began their quest for their eighth consecutive 14th region All “A” title with the Buckhorn Wildcats. The Bulldogs jumped out to the early lead, and cruised to the 7-0 win.
The Bulldogs crossed the plate twice in the first inning, and three times in the third inning to go up 5-0 at the midway point of the game. Hazard would round out their scoring with a pair of runs in the sixth inning, giving them the 7-0 win.
Buckhorn (0) Shannon Blank 1 hit.
Hazard (7) J.T. Haynes 1 run and 1 hit; Ryan Smith 2 runs and 2 hits; Griffin Wells 2 runs, 2 hits, and 3 RBI; Cole Ratliff 1 run, 2 hits, and 1 RBI; Kameron Conley 1 run and 1 hit; Connor Whitaker 1 hit and 2 RBI; Anthony Hughes 1 hit; and Cameron Johnson 1 hit.
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