News and Tribune

Sports

May 3, 2014

H.S. ROUNDUP: New Albany baseball wins two in Evansville

Floyd Central tennis takes Zionsville title

> SOUTHERN INDIANA — New Albany picked up two solid wins in its split doubleheader Saturday in Evansville at famed Bosse Field.

New Albany started its day with a 12-1 beating of Class 2A No. 6 ranked Evansville Mater Del.  The Bulldogs capped it off by squeaking out a one-run victory over Evansville North, 9-8.

“Those were two really good teams,” Bulldog coach Chris McIntrye said. “Outside of the sixth inning in the North game, we played really well.”

In the first game, New Albany received a gem from ace Brandon Johnson, who was brilliant through six innings of work. He walked two and gave up one earned run on four hits while striking out 10.

With 19 hits against the Wildcats, many Bulldogs shined at the plate. Every starter in the lineup had at least one hit during the triumph.

Jack Shine led the charge, going 3-for-4 with two doubles and four runs batted in. A.J. Nixon also was 3-for-4 with two doubles and drove in two. Matt Sogge was 3-for-5, Brady Parr went 2-for-4, Timmie Redford had a 3-for-4 performance and Tanner Robinson was 2-for-4.

In the second game, New Albany and North traded big innings throughout the contest, but New Albany struck last in the seventh to pull out the 9-8 victory.

Tanner Goller started the second game for New Albany, going five innings before being relieved by Nixon.

New Albany’s bats stayed hot for the second game and helped carry the Bulldogs to the win. Jack Shine continued his strong game by going 2-for-4. Brady Parr was 3-for-4 with two RBI. Joey Collins and Nixon both went 2-for-4 and Timmie Redford added two more hits to his afternoon going 2-for-3.

The wins put Class 4A No. 5 New Albany at 15-2 on the season. It will look to stay hot Tuesday when it hosts North Harrison.

Text Only | Photo Reprints
Sports
LOCAL MAGAZINES
SPECIAL CONTENT
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
NTSPY Awards Ceremony


Photos from the 2014 NTSPY Awards Ceremony held June 26, 2014

Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
AP Video
Couple Channel Grief Into Soldiers' Retreat WWI Aviation Still Alive at Aerodrome in NY Raw: Rescuers at Taiwan Explosion Scene Raw: Woman Who Faced Death Over Faith in N.H. Clinton Before 9-11: Could Have Killed Bin Laden Netanyahu Vows to Destroy Hamas Tunnels Obama Slams Republicans Over Lawsuit House Leaders Trade Blame for Inaction Malaysian PM: Stop Fighting in Ukraine Cantor Warns of Instability, Terror in Farewell Ravens' Ray Rice: 'I Made a Huge Mistake' Florida Panther Rebound Upsets Ranchers Small Plane Crash in San Diego Parking Lot Busy Franco's Not Afraid of Overexposure Fighting Blocks Access to Ukraine Crash Site Dangerous Bacteria Kills One in Florida Workers Dig for Survivors After India Landslide Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN