Friday, February 29, 2008

Canes win in 10 over Mill Creek

The Purple Hurricanes took a win from the Mill Creek Hawks the largest public school in the state from the highest classification in Georgia High School sports (AAAAA). Final score 3 2 in a comeback. Down 1 in the bottom of the tenth Taylor Hightower earned a walk. Patrick Boling bunted the courtesy runner Wes Dobson to 2nd and reached safely on an errant throw to 2nd trying to get the lead runner Dobson. Parker Rutledge then sac bunted the runners to 2nd and 3rd. Eric Shumate was inserted to run for Boling at 2nd. Adam Thurman struck out swinging bringing Cole Payne to the plate. Payne hit a shot to 3rd with 2 strikes that hit off the third basemans shin easily scoring Dobson on contact and a hustling Shumate for the 3rd and winning run.

The Canes travel to Brookwood saturday for a 1pm start.

(The Canes Freshman beat Mill Creeks Freshman at the same time Friday night. Hunter Horton got the win for the Canes. Sam Howard pitched middle relief with Ben Dittmer earning the save. Offensively the Canes were lead by Luke Daniel (catcher) 1 for 3 with a double with 2 rbis and scored twice.).
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Canes Win over Pickens County

Canes win over Pickens county. 20 - 5 Pickens struggled at the plate allowing many base runners. Cartersville did have a HR by Taylor Hightower and scattered several singles and doubles that drove in runs. Cole Payne started the game and was relieved by Wes Dobson on a VERY cold night.

The Canes will face Mill Creek Friday at Richard Bell Field in Cartersville.

(Cartersville Freshman play their 1st game vs Mill Creek adjacent to the Richard Bell Field tonight at the same time)

Go Canes !!!!

Sunday, February 10, 2008

2008 Varsity Canes Posted

By Class Alphabetically

2008 Seniors
Josh Daniel
Wes Dobson
Taylor Hightower
Chris Huth
Zach Richards
Parker Rutledge
Eric Shumate
Jared Whatley

2009 Juniors
Patrick Bowling
Garrison Boston
Ben Bridges
Brad Green
Tyler Linn
Cole Payne
Hank Stewart
Donavan Tate
Adam Thurman
Tyler Williams

Pending Tryouts:  Brac Barton, Zach Philliber

2008 Freshman and Sophmores for JV and Freshman Team

2008 Sophmore and Freshman By Class Alphabetically

Adam Clark
Justin Croft
Tony Davis
Trey Dixon
Laine Frazier
Taylor Greene
Levi Mauldin
Colton Montgomery
Kyle Whigham

Harris Battle
Caleb Bauder
Kenny Boatner
Colin Bennett
Corey Collumn
Hunter Cochran
Luke Daniel
Ben Dittmer
Hunter Dunn
Justin Floyd
Hunter Horton
Sam Howard
JD Jones
Jesse Morris
Ben Venters
Taylor Wilson

Pending Tryouts: Tyler Higgins, Teigh Dooley, Conner Hart