Pine scores 4 runs in the 2nd to capture victory

Published 12:47 pm Tuesday, April 19, 2022

Pine scored four runs in the second inning to take a 4-1 lead and never looked back in a 5-1 victory over Vinton in the bi-district round of the Class 2A playoffs at home on Monday.

Kirbee Magee went 3-for-4 with a double and a run scored.

Addyson Phelps doubled, drove in two runs and scored a run.

Dillon Sumrall singled.

Kori Sumrall scored a run and drove one home, while Bailey Brooks scored a run.

Alyssa Phelps pitched two innings and allowed one run that was unearned on four hits with three strikeouts and two walks. Dillon Sumrall went five innings of shutout ball on eight hits with five strikeouts and three walks.

No. 11 Pine, who is 13-6-1, moves on to the regional round to play against sixth-seeded DeQuincy on the road on April 20 at 4 p.m. DeQuincy (19-9) defeated No. 27 Delcambre (6-22), 6-0. Vinton (9-18) was the No. 22 seed.