The Perry County Central Commodores started their week on the road at the Estill County Engineers. The Commodores set the tone early with their defense, and went on to shutout the Engineers 5-0.
Perry Central got on the board in the first inning. Dylan Fields got the rally started with a walk, and came around to touch the plate on a Ronnie Long double (1-0).
The Commodores got another rally going in the third inning after Evan Hurt and Dylan Fields drew back-to-back walks. Both would later score on a Braxton Cottongame single (3-0).
The 3-0 score would hold until the sixth inning when Perry Central went back on the offensive. The Commodores used an error and walk (Brody Dixon and Kameron Conley), to get things started. Dixon and Conley came to the plate (5-0) when Ryan Couch connected on a single.
The Perry Central defense would continue to keep the Engineers from reaching the plate, and the game ended with the Commodores taking the 5-0 win. Evan Hurt got the win for Perry Central.
Perry Central (5) Evan Hurt 1 run and 1 hit, Dylan Fields 2 runs, Braxton Cottongame 1 hit and 2 RBI, Ronnie Long 1 hit and 1 RBI, Brody Dixon 1 run, Kameron Conley 1 run and 1 hit, and Ryan Couch 2 hits and 2 RBI.
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