KHSAA Baseball State Tourney: Woodford Walk-Off Win

KHSAA Baseball State Tourney: Woodford Walk-Off Win

Highlights from every game, including Woodford County, which scored in the bottom of the 7th to finish off the opening day of the KHSAA baseball state tournament.
Highlights from every game, including Woodford County, which scored in the bottom of the 7th to finish off the opening day of the KHSAA baseball state tournament.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Woodford County closed out the opening day of the Kentucky high school baseball state tournament at Whitaker Bank Ballpark with final-inning drama.

Tied at 3 in the bottom of the 7th, the Yellow Jackets scored the game-winner to advance past Powell County 4-3.

Woodford County got 14 strike outs from starting pitcher Clinton Hollon.

The Jackets will next play Wednesday night at 8:30 PM against South Warren, which knocked out defending state champ Central Hardin 3-1 in the tourney's opening game.

Last year's state runner-up, Mercer County, fell to St. Xavier 4-0. The Titans and Tigers were scoreless through five, but a Mercer error in the top of the 6th allowed St. X to start the scoring.

St. Xavier will play Wednesday at 6 against Bishop Brossart, which beat Pikeville 4-2.


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