The Perry Central Commodores fell behind early and couldn't come back in a 9-1 loss to Hancock County on Thursday. Hancock County took the lead on a single in the first inning.
The Commodores struggled to contain the high-powered offense of Hancock County, giving up nine runs.
In the first inning, Hancock County got their offense started. House drove in one when House singled. Hancock County scored three runs in the third inning.
Aubreigh Gogel toed the rubber for Perry Central. She allowed five hits and four runs over three innings, striking out five and walking one. Justice Cash threw four innings in relief out of the bullpen.
Audra Harbaville, Jazzy Wood, Emma Osborne, and Kyra Hemmings each managed one hit to lead Perry Central.
Perry Central defeated Paoli 14-0 on Tuesday as two pitchers combined to throw a shutout. Andy Bishop induced a groundout from finish off the game.
The Commodores got things moving in the first inning. Travis Kellams drove in one when he singled.
Perry Central put up six runs in the fourth inning. The offensive firepower by the Commodores was led by Carter James , Cohen Edwards, Will Morgan, Ethan Bell, Cole Hess and Nic Hilgenhold all knocking in runs in the inning.
Cole Hess was on the pitcher's mound for the Commodores. Hess lasted four and a third innings, allowing one hit and zero runs while striking out six and walking zero.
Perry Central tallied nine hits on the day. Cole Hess , Cohen Edwards and Carter James all managed multiple hits for Perry Central.
The Commodores (6-5) will take to the diamond again when they travel to Ramsey (5:00) to play the North Harrison Cougars.
The Perry Central Commodores stayed in it until the end, but Forest Park pulled away late in a 3-1 victory on Monday. The game was tied at one with Forest Park batting in the top of the sixth when Avery Riley singled on a 3-2 count, scoring two runs.
The Commodores tied the game up at one in the bottom of the third inning. Maggie Cunningham grounded out, scoring one run.
Allie Welp led things off in the pitcher's circle for Forest Park. The fireballer lasted seven innings, allowing four hits and one run while striking out three.
Jaclynn Etienne led things off in the circle for Perry Central. She went seven innings, allowing three runs on six hits, striking out three and walking zero.
Emma Osborne led the Commodores with two hits in three at bats. Justice Cash (double) and Elizabeth Harpenau also had hits for Perry Central.
Macey Geyer went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Forest Park in hits. Madison Wathan, Avery Riley, Kaitlyn Randle and Anna Striegel all had hits for Forest Park.
Forest Park (2-6) will pay again today at South Knox, Perry Central (5-5) will play today at home (5:00) against South Central.