Preps Roundup: Bears roll past Owls

McGEHEE — The Woodlawn baseball team kept up its impressive start to the season with a run-rule win over McGehee on Thursday.

The 14-2, five-inning win pushes the Bear’s record to 16-1.

Jacob Richardson led the Woodlawn offensive attack going 2 for 3 with four RBIs, including a two-run homer. Taylor Stitt also had four RBIs as part of a 2-for-4 night.

Colton Williams was a perfect 2 for 2 with two RBIs. He also earned the win on the mound after pitching the first four innings. Williams allowed both runs on four hits with two strikeouts and a walk.

Trey Chapman came on to throw the fifth inning and gave up no hits and no walks with one strikeout.

Woodlawn will host Camden Harmony Grove at 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Star City 9, DeWitt 5

STAR CITY — Austin Capps drove in three runs, Garry Hill struck out six, and Star City (11-3, 5-1 in 8-4A) rolled to victory over DeWitt.

Blake Wynn, who had two RBIs, Max Ross and Capps each lined two hits. Hill scattered six hits over five innings in taking the win, while Austin Powell struck out four and allowed no earned runs on one hit for the save.


Woodlawn 5, Junction City 3 (8 inn.)

JUNCTION CITY — After a scoreless regulation for both teams, Woodlawn exploded for five runs and held off a Junction City comeback to stay unbeaten in the 8-2A Conference.

Lily Henderson (11-0) struck out 11 and held Junction City to only four hits to pick up the win for Woodlawn (11-0, 3-0). Maddie Stewart and Drew Stitt each went 3 for 4 for the Lady Bears.