Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Lovejoy High School
Lovejoy Varsity Baseball Jumps Out To Early Lead In Victory Over Mesquite Poteet
Lovejoy defeated Mesquite Poteet 12-3 thanks to a strong start. The Leopards scored 4 runs in the first inning and never surrendered the lead. Mason Marsh earned the win for Lovejoy. He threw four innings, allowing two runs, four hits, and walking one. Two relievers helped Lovejoy close out the victory. Brandon Merrill threw two innings and Jacob Eschler threw the last inning to secure the win for the Leopards.
Dane Locklear, Reed Fraser, Jacob Eschler and Michael DiFiore each collected hits for the Leopards and Luke Howell went 2-4 with a double.
Lovejoy is now 12-15 on the season and 6-5 in district.