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Briarcrest Baseball Seniors and The Diamond Girls!
Senior Saint Pitches Stellar Game Against Olive Branch
Briarcrest Saints baseball team defeated Olive Branch 5 to 1 behind another stellar pitching performance by Briarcrest Senior Blake Smith. Smith notched his third win of the season with a complete-game allowing just four hits over seven innings, while striking out seven allowing no earned runs and no walks. During his last two starts, Smith (3 – 1) has struck out 18 while giving up just 7 hits and no walks.
Briarcrest’s catcher, Junior Thomas Dillard, who has already committed to play baseball at Ole Miss, got the Saints on the board in the first inning with a run scoring double down the right field line. Briarcrest added 4 more runs throughout the game with contributions coming from the entire lineup.
The Saints improved to a on 15-6 the season as they head into this weekend’s district baseball playoffs.