Bears snap long losing skid to rivalBy Staff Reports Published 12:21pm Monday, April 8, 2013
Billingsley’s baseball team on April 3 earned its first win against rival Maplesville since 2009.
The Bears won 11-1 in the first game of a doubleheader and 4-1 in the second game.
In the first game, Mason Friday led BHS with three hits, including a double, and three runs batted in.
Dalton Acreman collected two hits and two RBI.
Justin Snow, Matt Prebula, Garrett Price, Dalton Davis and Kendall Elrod each added a hit and an RBI.
Thomas Nichols pitched a five-inning complete game, giving up three hits while striking out six batters.
In the second game, Prebula paced the Bears’ attack with two hits.
Nichols added a triple and two RBI.
Acreman, Snow, Tyler Powell and Friday each added a hit.
Snow earned the win on the mound behind a strong defensive effort.