Senior Allen Brown’s 6th inning GW HR vaulted the #LCA Lions over the Landmark Christian War Eagles on opening nigh… https://t.co/brMoOr7T5u
Not a bad opening night effort by Lions ace Dalton Strickland! 4 2/3 ins.|0 hits|1run| 13k’s great start to the season @DaltonStrickla7 G⚾️ Lions! #LCABaseball @waltontribune @GISA_Athletics
The Battery of Strickland and Brown power the Lions past Landmark Christian in home opener.
Loganville Christian stole the lead late in the game in a 2-1 victory over Landmark Christian on Thursday. The game was tied at one with in the bottom of the sixth when Allen Brown hit a go ahead home run.
The pitching was strong on both sides. Dalton Strickland started the game for Loganville Christian Academy Lions. He lasted four and two-thirds innings, allowing zero hits and one run while striking out 13. The Lions pitchers totaled 16 strikeouts all together.
LCA fired up the offense in the first inning. Chantz McClendon grounded out, scoring one run.
In the top of the fifth inning, Landmark Christian tied things up at one. An error scored one run for Landmark Christian.
Huston Morris earned the win for LCA allowing just one hit and zero earned runs over one and one-third innings, striking out one and walking zero. Keon McGhee threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen. McGhee recorded the last three outs to earn the save for the pride. The lone home run on the day was blasted by senior Allen Brown in the sixth inning.
Stone McCarty, Dean Mugomba, Brown, Morris, and JR Curley each managed one hit each to lead Lions. Game recap provided by @GCsports @thewaltontribune @lcalionssports G⚾️ Lions!
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