Due to tomorrows severe weather forecast Gainesville vs Lanier turned into a double header at Ivey-Watson. In the first game Gainesville started with Collier Scott on the mound. He pitched 61/3 innings getting the win. Banks Griffith finished the final 2/3 for Big Red. Both teams scored 1 run in the first inning. Gainesville added 3 runs in the third to take a 4-1 lead. Lanier scored 1 in the fourth and 1 in the sixth to close within 1 going into the seventh. Gainesville won the game 4-3 after closing out Lanier in the top of the seventh. Gainesville ended with 4 runs with 7 hits and 4RBI’s. The RBI’s were AJ Smallwood with 2 Charlie Wall with 1 and Jared Smith with 1.
In game 2 Gainesville started with Jared Smith on the mound. Lanier scored 2 runs in the first inning. AJ Smallwood took the mound in the second inning. Neither team scored in the second. Gainesville scored in the third and 2 runs in the 4 to take a 3-2 lead. The game ended with Gainesville winning 3-2 over Lanier. Gainesville had 3 runs with 5 hits and 3 RBI’s. Collier Scott, Kyle York and Cale Conley each scored 1RBI’s. Gainesville will play one more game against Lanier on Friday. Go Big Red!!!