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Rossview High baseball rallies to beat Clarksville High 9-8 handing Wildcats their first District 10-AAA loss
Clarksville, TN – Down 8-4 heading into the bottom of the sixth inning, Rossview High’s baseball rallied to force extra innings, April 9th, on it was to handing Clarksville High School its first District 10-AAA loss of the season 9-8, in eight innings.
Rossview (10-8, 6-2 District 10-AAA) got the rally going by scoring three runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to cut the deficit to 8-7 against Wildcats relief pitcher Nolen Milton, who came in for starter Ben Bleyle – who gave up four runs to the Hawks in the first inning.Milton, who despite striking out nine in five and a third innings of work, was also charged with the tying run in the bottom of the seventh inning before being relieved by Luke Chilcutt.
Blake Kiely — who got the win after working three innings of relief for Rossview — held the Wildcats (15-3, 7-1 District 10-AAA) in check in the top of the eighth inning, while the Hawks offense was able to push across a run in the bottom of the inning against Chilcutt for the come-from-behind victory.
Bradley Wilson led Rossview with three hits – including a home run and a double – driving in two and scoring a run.
Blake Williams and Dillon Johnson had two hits each for the Hawks, while Austin Davis had a double and two RBI.
Clarksville High was led by Landon Mosteller, Donny Everrett and Chilcutt, who recorded three hits each, while Gabe Bowling smacked a home run in a losing effort.
Clarksville High returns to action April 10th in the William Workman Tournament, hosting Montgomery Central High School at 6:30pm.
Rossview’s next game will also be in the Workman Tournament on Friday, 4:00pm, at home versus Tullahoma High School.
William Workman Tournament Schedule
Thursday April 10th
Northwest vs. Montgomery Central (at CHS), 4 p.m.
Friday April 11th
Tullahoma at Rossview, 4:00pm.
Saturday April 12th
Tullahoma at Clarksville High, 11:00am.
Chris Austin is a graduate of Clarksville High School and Austin Peay State University.
Chris is a former Head Softball Coach for APSU, and assistant basketball coach for CHS.
Chris has worked at the Leaf-Chronicle, and WJZM News/Talk/Sports radio. Has also worked at the Sports Information Department at APSU, and has covered championship events for the Ohio Valley Conference and NCAA.
Chris is an avid sports fan and can be found at most Austin Peay State University sports events.
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