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Lawrence Co. takes golf match at Deer Run

From Staff Reports

Lawrence County High's Red team won a golf match Thursday afternoon at Deer Run Golf Course in Moulton.

The Red squad posted a 160, while Deshler had 162. Lawrence County's White team scored 197, and East Lawrence had 227.

Individually, Deshler's David Willingham shot a 36 to pace all golfers. Lawrence County Red's Elijah Frost shot a 38, and teammate Peyton Harris shot a 39. Brandon Dutton had 41, and Kyle West compiled a 42.

For Lawrence County White, Clay Letson led with a 43, and Hunter Fennell had a 49. For East Lawrence, Caleb Coan shot a 49.

Athens boys 154, Decatur 164, Arab 172: In a Wednesday match at Canebrake Country Club in Athens, the Golden Eagles took the match behind four rounds below 40. Joe Higginbotham led with a 37, followed by Craig Whitt (39), Will Morrow (39) and Andrew Rockwell (39).

Bill Nabors paced Decatur with a 38. Stuart Morehead, Andrew Lowry and Braxton Rainey each shot 42.

Soccer

Priceville boys 8, Covenant Christian 0: Justin Anderson and Derrick Smith each had three goals as the Bulldogs shut out Covenant Christian.

Jonathan Savoy added a goal and an assist. Anderson and David Kennedy each had one assist as well.

Clint Livingston provided the biggest lift for Priceville. With the Bulldogs' starting goalkeeper out of action, Livingston substituted and didn't allow a shot to get past him. He playeduntil MichaelVarner replaced him with about five minutes to go. Varner kept the shutout intact.

West Morgan boys 4, St. Bernard 1: Ivan Uriostegui scored in the 24th and 61st minutes to lead the Rebels. Javier Marcial scored a goal in the 66th minute, and Ryan Lyle put one in the net on an assist by Jeremy Williams.

St. Bernard's lone goal was scored by Luke Wasilewski.

Tennis

Bob Jones girls 6, Austin 3: The Lady Black Bears fell but still got a sterling performance from Meleana McCutcheon, who scored a win at No. 1 singles and combined with Elizabeth Cargile to win at No. 1 doubles.

McCutcheon beat Casey Cochran 6-2, 6-0 in singles. McCutcheon and Cargile then defeated Cochran and Amanda Sippel 6-1, 6-3 in doubles.

Austin's other victory came at No. 6 singles where Rachel King beat Rachel Hambright 6-1, 7-5.

Softball

Hartselle 15, Brewer 0: Chandler Orr went 3-for-3 with a home run and four RBIs to lead the Lady Tigers (9-3). Kayla Byford went 2-for-2 with two runs and an RBI, and Anna Hall went 1-for-1 with two RBIs.

Breanna Segars tossed three shutout innings to get the win.

For the Lady Patriots, Brittney Matthews and Jessica Henderson each had singles.

Baseball

Athens 5, Hatton 0: Colin McMurry was untouchable on the mound for the Golden Eagles in the Bay Hill Invitational at Lauderdale County. He struck out 10 in five innings.

William Ming had a single, a double and two RBIs for Athens (13-1), while Tyler Dorning had a triple. Zack Brock had a single, and Todd Pepper added a double and an RBI.

Will Nichols went 2-for-4 with a stolen base for the Hornets.

Hatton 12, Colbert Heights 2: Matthew Dudley went 2-for-2 with a three-run home run in the fifth inning, and Zeke Nichols allowed four hits in five innings pitched for the Hornets.

Will Nichols went 2-for-3 with an RBI, and Chris Hutto blasted a three-run homer in the fifth inning.

West Morgan 16, Danville 2: Michael Clem and Jacob Crowell each went 2-for-3 with two doubles for West Morgan (9-4).

Josh McAbee was 3-for-5 with a double. Seth Wallace and Anthony Atemon each went 2-for-4.

Atemon got the pitching win after striking out four in three innings of work.

East Lawrence 17, Brewer 1: Russ Stephenson went 4-for-4 with two doubles and four RBIs to lead East Lawrence's offensive firepower.

Jonathan Allen and Tyler Boyd each had two singles, and Hunter Rivers went 3-for-4.

Winning pitcher Rivers allowed one run in four innings while striking our four batters.

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