CCHS falls in decisive third game at Hillcrest

Published 4:22 pm Monday, April 27, 2015

Chilton County High School’s baseball season came to an end with a series loss at Hillcrest.

The Tigers won Game 1, 4-0, but dropped the next two, 3-1 and 7-3, in a Class 6A second-round best-of-three series.

In Game 1, the Tigers got all of their runs in the top of the seventh inning.

No CCHS player had more than one hit, but Dustin Cleckler drove in three runs.

The winning pitcher was Tolliver Gilliland.

Gilliland shut out Hillcrest with three strike outs, while allowing four hits and three walks.