Suwannee High baseball has not given up a win to Tiger baseball in six years. Thursday, March 10 was no different. The Dogs took a chunk out of the Tigers winning 17-5 and 10-run ruling them. Over-all, Coach Ronnie Gray's record is 16-2 over Columbia.
Rheed Baldwin started for Suwannee and picked up the win. Michael Keen came in as relief and pitched two perfect innings.
The Tigers got off to a 2-0 lead after two innings. But Suwannee snagged three runs in the third to send the score to 3-2.
Columbia came back in the bottom of the third and came back, but the Dogs scored four runs in the fourth and blew Columbia out of the water scoring seven runs in the fifth to trot out the 10-run mercy rule. The final score was 17-5 with the Dogs taking home and impressive win.
Leading hitters for Suwannee were Ross Aretino who went 3-3, with a double and two RBIs. Ryan Stovall went 2-2 with a two-run home run. Zack Davis went 3-4 with an RBI double.
Look for more exciting Suwannee baseball at home against Bishop Kenny Wednesday, March 23. Game time is 5 p.m. Go Dogs!
Janet Schrader-Seccafico may be reached by calling 1/386/362-1734 ext. 134 or by e-mail at email@example.com.