National Trail won its 21st game last night defeating #3 seed Anna in a district semi final match up at Eaton HS. This win sets a new school record for team wins in a season. They previous record was 20, set in 1990.
Trail got the scoring started in the 3rd inning where they plated 5 runs. Lawson got the inning started with a single up the middle. Harrison walked, Hunt singled, leaving bases loaded for Lane who hit a 2 RBI single. Hunter Lindsey backed that up with a single of his own scoring two more. Hunter Lindsey ended up scoring the 5th run on the inning on an Anna wild pitch.
The Blazers added 2 in the 5th when Knapp was HBP (Stiner came in to run for Knapp), Webb singled, and Lawson knocked in two runs with a double. In the 6th, Hunt plated a run on a Lindsey sac fly. The Blazers played add on one more time in the top of the 7th scoring three. Webb walked (Cole Yount came in to run for Webb), Everman was HBP, both runners moved up on a wild pitch and Lawson grounded out scoring a run. Harrison followed this up with a single plating the second run of the inning where he later scored on a wild pitch.
With that last run scored, Cam Harrison has tied the school record for most runs scored in a season with 36. He currently shares this with Andy Blevins from the 2005 season.
Harrison also picks up the win for the Blazers moving his record to 7-1 on the season. The pitching line for Harrison was 6IP, 5H, 4K, 3R, 0BB, 2 HBP.
Offensive Box Score
Harrison- 1-4 1B, BB, RBI, SB, 2R
Hunt- 1-2 1B, BB, HBP, 2BB, 2R, SB
Lane- 2-4 (2)1B, BB, SB, 2 RBI, R
Lindsey- 1-4 1B, 3 RBI, sac fly, R
Webb- 1-2 1B, 2BB, R
Lawson- 2-4 1B, 2B, 3RBI, R
Everman- HBP, R
Yount and Stiner each also scored runs.
Blazers will be back in action Wednesday night at Princeton HS against Cincinnati Country Day in a district finals matchup!