Tigersí explosive offense powers squad to big victories


April 13, 2012 at 7:46 pm  | Mobile Reader | Pring this storyPrint 

Hahnville players come out of the dugout to celebrate a home run by Tyler Simmons. Hahnville has cruised through their last nine games and are now 15-12 on the season.
Kyle Barnett
Hahnville players come out of the dugout to celebrate a home run by Tyler Simmons. Hahnville has cruised through their last nine games and are now 15-12 on the season.
The Hahnville baseball team is riding a nine-game win streak after cruising past Assumption, East St. John and Higgins.

The Hahnville baseball team is riding a nine-game win streak after cruising past Assumption, East St. John and Higgins.

With the wins, the Tigers increased their season record to 15-12 and their district mark to 3-0.

Hahnville 7 Assumption 1

Hahnville took an early 2-1 lead over Assumption and never looked back as they used six hits to generate seven runs for the victory.

After taking the lead in the second, the Tigers increased it by a run in the bottom of the fourth after Tyler Lamers stole home to put Hahnville up 3-1. In the fifth, Tyler Simmons reached on an error that scored Cody Farrell and moved Mike Ford to third. Thatís when Lamers hit a sacrifice fly to plate Ford and put the Tigers up 5-1.

Hahnville would add two more runs in the sixth for the final margin.

Lamers led the Tigers from the plate, finishing 1-for-2 with two RBIs. Connor Lorio was 1-for-2 with an RBI, while Simmons and Ty Cologne both went 1-for-3 with an RBI.

Taylor Joyce got the win for the Tigers, allowing three hits and five runs in five innings. Joyce struck out five in the game.

Hahnville 13 ESJ 1

The Hahnville offense continued to shine in district play against East St. John, as the Tigers racked up 15 hits in a 13-1 victory.

Ford led Hahnville from the plate, going 2-for-4 with three RBIs. Farrell was perfect from the plate, going 3-for-3 with two RBIs, while Dylan Keller finished 2-for-2 with two RBIs. Travis Faucheux also doubled to bring in two runs for Hahnville.

Brooks Vial got the win for the Tigers, giving up only one hit in four innings while striking out four.

 

 

Hahnville 18 Higgins 1

A 7-run fourth inning helped propel the Tigers to a 18-1 win over Higgins on Tuesday.

Simmons led Hahnville from the plate, going 2-for-4 with a triple and four RBIs. Farrell went 1-for-3 with a double and two RBIs, while Easton Melancon hit a two-run home run.

Lorio, Lamers, Cologne, Michael Landry, Joyce, Matt Fontenot and Kyle Plaisance also drove in runs in the game.

Lamers got the win for the Tigers, giving up only two hits and one run in five innings. He struck out three in the contest.




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