Florida State commit Andrew Armstrong went seven innings with 10 strikeouts in a 1-0 Flowery Branch victory over No.2 ranked Marist for the team’s region opener on Wednesday in Atlanta. JB Bell, Grant Lackey, Zander Sechrist, Caleb Freeman, and Jake Beaver all had hits for the Falcons (7-4-1, 1-0 Region 7-4A).
Flowery Branch hosts Marist at 5:55 p.m. on Friday.
LAKEVIEW ACADEMY 10, TALULLAH FALLS 0: Ian Echols was the winning pitcher for the Lions with seven strikeouts in six innings. Also for Lakeview (8-2, 1-0 Region 8A), Sam Stewart had two doubles and an RBI, while Holden Cooper scored two runs.
Lakeview hosts Providence Christian Academy at 5:30 p.m. on Friday.
GAINESVILLE 8, CHESTATEE 1: Dylan Nesbit threw six innings and was the winning pitcher for the Red Elephants (5-6) on Wednesday.
Cale Conley had a home run and drove in three runs for the Red Elephants, while Corbin Lindsay had a double, home run and two RBIs.
Next up, Gainesville visits North Oconee at 5:55 p.m. today.
BLESSED TRINITY BOYS 3, FLOWERY BRANCH 2: Drayton Matus picked up a singles win for the Falcons. Mauricio Castro/Nate Shedd won in doubles.
Flowery Branch will travel to take on White County on Tuesday.
Compiled by Diana Lewis
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