On Tuesday, the Perry County Central Commodores traveled across the mountain to take on the Buckhorn Wildcats. Perry Central had little trouble in the contest as they rocked Buckhorn 18-1.
Perry Centrals started the game with a five run first inning, and followed it up with a 3 run second inning, giving them the 8-0 lead. Buckhorn scored their only run in the bottom of the second frame (8-1).
In the third inning, the Commodores’ first ten batters made the circuit, finding the plate. The rally gave Perry Central the 18-1 lead. The Commodores pulled back on the reigns, allowing the game to go two more innings without a score (18-1).
Perry Central (18) Hurt 3 runs and 2 hits, Fields 3 runs, Dixon 2 runs, 1 hit and 2 RBI, Napier 2 runs, 1 hit and 1 RBI, Hughes 1 run and 2 hits, Long 2 runs, 2 hits and 1 RBI, Cottongame 3 runs, 1 hit and 3 RBI, Conley 1 run and 1 hit, Walker 1 run and Estep 1 RBI.
Buckhorn (1) Noble 1 hit and Davis 1 run.
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