Harpeth and Cheatham faced off on Monday and Tuesday to get the week started on the diamond and the Indians were able to come out on top in both contest. Harpeth defeated Cheatham County on Monday 13-3 as Ellis Hurt picked up four hits as Max Sparkman, Blake Provo, Hayden Penrod and Luke Ealy all knocked in two runs each.
Hurt picked up the win on the mound going all five innings while striking out 11 Cubs in the process.
Cheatham County Central’s DJ Edmondson, Cooper Owen and Dakota Adams all collected RBIs.
Harpeth won 8-2 on Tuesday as Peyton Smith led Harpeth with two RBIs. Smith and Dawson Capps both led Harpeth with two hits each. Sparkman went the distance striking out seven over seven innings for the Indians.
Cheatham’s Carter Pardue picked up both of the RBIs for the Cubs and struck out four over three innings of work on the mound.
Harpeth’s week continued with another win over McGavock on Wednesday by a score of 10-0. The freshman Penrod allowed one hit over four innings of work on the mound as Eason Sewell and Trey Gasser combined for one inning to finish off McGavock. Smith knocked in three runs and Sparkman picked up two hits while scoring three runs.
Harpeth will be back in action next week as the Indians are scheduled to travel to Perry County on Monday and then at East Robertson on Wednesday.
Cheatham County Central’s week didn’t get much better as the Cubs fell to Springfield on Wednesday 13-3. Brady Pemberton did pick up all three RBIs along with two hits with one of those hits being a home run.
On Friday, Cheatham County played a double header with White House-Heritage. White House-Heritage was able to come out on top in both contest.
In the first game, White House-Heritage won 14-3. Pemberton and Brooks Gibson both picked up RBIs. White House-Heritage also picked up the second game 12-2. Pemberton, again, picked up an RBI along with Ian Clayton.
Cheatham County Central is scheduled to get back to the diamond on Monday as they’re set to face East Robertson on Monday and then host East Robertson on Tuesday.
Sycamore split last week with Westmoreland as the War Eagles lost on Monday 5-3 but were able to come back on Tuesday with a 6-4 win.
John Hale, Jack Murray and Austin Williams all picked up RBI’s in the first contest as Williams struck out five over four innings of work allowing one earned run.
On Tuesday, Sycamore took a three run lead after the first inning and made it 5-0 by the end of the third. The War Eagles were able to hold off a late comeback attempt from Westmoreland. Noah Nieves and Riley Palmer each picked up an RBI in that contest as Kenny Harris got the win. Harris pitched all seven innings allowing one earned run and striking out four.
Sycamore’s week ended with a 19-11 loss to Lebanon on Saturday. Nieves led Sycamore with four RBIs as he and John Hale both picked up three hits each.
Sycamore is slated to get back to the diamond on Monday at Hendersonville before the district tournament.