CLEVELAND, Tenn. – Nic Auger and Landon Pauls combined for four hits, five RBIs and four runs scored Thursday night as East Hamilton defeated Bradley Central, 8-4, as part of the Soddy-Daisy Trojan Classic.
Auger went 2-for-3, including a solo home run, drove in three runs and scored twice for the Hurricanes (19-8) in a game played at the Toby McKenzie Baseball Complex on the Bradley Central campus.
Pauls went 2-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored. One of his hits was a double.
East Hamilton’s Hunter Owen also had two hits, with one RBI.
Caleb Pippenger collected two hits, including a double, scored once and had one RBI for the Bears (15-9). Logan Blackwell went 2-for-3 and Cal Pickel had a hit and two RBIs.
East Hamilton 110 001 5 – 8 7 0
Bradley Central 100 030 0 – 4 9 1
WP – Ryan Crowden (4-1); LP – Jacob Maynard (4-3).
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