Baseball Splits Doubleheader
The Paducah Middle baseball team split the double header on Saturday, losing the first game 3-2 to Ballard Middleand defeating Reidland Middle in the second game by the score of 6-4.
In game one, we had great pitching from Isaac Humphrey, but could not hold on, as Reidland scored 2 runs in the top of the last inning to take the lead and eventually held on. Alex Reeves went 1 for 2 with an RBI and scored one run. Reese Butler went 1 for 1 with a walk. In the second game, we had strong pitching performances from Alex Reeves and Reese Butler, as they allowed only 4 hits to Reidland. Alex Reeves got the big hit with an RBI bases loaded double to give the Tornado the lead, during the 5 run third inning. Reeves went 1 for 2, with a double and 2 RBIs. Clayton Wilson had one hit, a run, and one RBI. Brenden Yates went 1 for 1 with a triple and one RBI.