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Babe Ruth lead stays with Copeland
Cal Ripkin
Pug's Tanks catches K&J for Men's lead

 

Babe Ruth lead stays with Copeland

Copeland Trucking remained the leader in Overton County Babe Ruth last week with an 8-1 record.

Copeland Trucking improved to 7-1 on Tuesday, May 27 as Dustin Boles and Jamie Vaughn combined to shut out Livingston Family Dentistry 10-0. Matt Lee led the CTI offense with 2 hits.

In the second game, Josh Smith and Andrew Dixon combined on a no-hitter as Union Bank & Trust defeated Dale Hollow Power Sports 10-0. Andrew Dixon went 3 for 3 at the plate for Union Bank.

On a beautiful Friday night, May 30, Byrdstown Medical Center rallied to take the lead against American Bank & Trust, and then held off a furious ABT rally to win 6-5. Brett Roddy had 2 hits and scored twice to lead BMC, while Clint Durham scored twice for ABT.

In the nightcap, Union Bank & Trust was swinging the bats as they won over Mark White Tire by a score of 13-3. Travis Murphy had 2 hits and scored 3 runs to lead Union Bank. Paul Ragland had a triple as he continued to swing a hot bat for MWT.

The first game Saturday, May 31 featured Mark White Tire and Livingston Family Dentistry. LFD scored 6 runs in the final two innings to pull out a 10-4 win and raise their record to 5-2. Ben Jolley led the offense, scoring 3 runs. Griffin Lee had 2 hits for Mark White Tire.

Byrdstown Medical Center and Dale Hollow Power Sports squared off in the second game. Dale Hollow got their first win, 6-5, as Cody Hull stroked a triple, and Cody Elmore had a big two out base hit. Brett Roddy had his second straight 2-hit game for BMC.

Copeland Trucking kept on trucking in Saturday's final game as they defeated American Bank & Trust 15-4. Jamie Vaughn went 3 for 3, and nine different players scored for CTI.

Babe Ruth League Standings W L GB
Copeland Trucking 8 1
Family Dentistry 5 2 2
Union Bank & Trust 5 2 2
Byrdstown Med. Ctr. 3 5 4.5
Mark White Tire 3 5 4.5
American Bank & Trust 2 6 5
Dale Holl. Pow. Spt. 1 6 5.5

Top Batting Avg.
Travis Murphy, UBT .560
Josh Smith, BMC .533
Jamie Vaughn, CTI .481
Brett Roddy, BMC .476
Cody Winton, CTI .474
Mark Barnett, ABT .455
J. Paul, MWT .455
Josh Smith, UBT .450
Matt Lee, CTI .444
K. Elder, DHPS .444

 

 

 

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Cal Ripken

Family Dentistry keeps lead in Cal Ripken 9-10

Family Dentistry is still the top team in Overton County's Cal Ripken 9-10 year-old League. Recent game scores are as follows:

Monday, May 26
UC Sports 16, American Bank & Trust 11

Tuesday, May 27
Family Dentistry 7, Liv. Regional Hospital 5
First National Bank 16, UC Sports 3

Saturday, May 31
Family Dentistry 12, American Bank & Trust 9
Liv. Regional Hospital 7, First National Bank 6

Cal Ripken 9-10 League Standings W L T
Family Dentistry 9 1 2
LRH 7 4 1
First National Bank 4 7
American Bank & Trust 3 7 2
UC Sports 3 7 1

Swallows holds lead in Cal Ripken 11-12
Swallows Insurance continued to hold the lead in Overton County's Cal Ripken 11-12 year-old league standings last week.

Game scores for recent games are as follows:

Monday, May 19
Union Bank 13, ENE 2
First National Bank 9, Livingston Limestone 7

Tuesday, May 20
First National Bank 3, Union Bank 1
Swallows 7, Livingston Limestone 6

Monday, May 26
ENE 8, Walthall Trucking 3
Swallows Insurance 15, Livingston Limestone 3

Tuesday, May 27
Swallows Ins. 15, ENE 1

Josh Norris hit a home run for ENE's only score. Kailen Melton hit a grand slam for Swallows, and Branden Lawson also hit a home run for Swallows.

Livingston Limestone 7, Walthall Trucking 6

Friday, May 30
Swallows Insurance 5, Union Bank 4
Livingston Limestone 12, ENE 2

Cody Pannell and Clint West each hit a home run for Livingston Limestone.

Saturday, May 31
Union Bank 17, ENE 0
First National Bank 8, Walthall Trucking 2

Cal Ripken 11-12
League Standings W L Inc.
Swallows Insurance 12 1
First National Bank 9 2 1
Livingston Limestone 7 6
Union Bank 6 6 1
Walthall Trucking 2 10
ENE 1 12

 

Pug's Tanks catches K&J for Men's lead

Pug's Tanks caught K&J Inc. for a share of the lead in Overton County Men's Softball League after recent play.

Game scores for last week are as follows:

Wednesday, May 28
Pug's Tanks 16, Livingston Label 1

Pug's Tanks – James Parsons 3 for 3 with a home run, Steve Thompson 2 for 2, Matt Jolley 2 for 3 with a home run, and Mark Lee 2 for 3 with a home run.

Livingston Label – Steven Smith 1 for 1, Wayne Sells 1 for 2, and Brandon Mullins 1 for 2.

Anderson Express Market 17, TKM Construction 5

Anderson Express Market – Larry Watson 3 for 3 with 2 home runs, Rat Westmoreland 3 for 3, Jerry Arms 3 for 4, Johnny Painter 3 for 4, Kelly Spivey 3 for 4, Steve Arms hit a home run, Gary Watson hit a home run, and Chad Watson hit a home run.

TKM Construction – Roger Short 2 for 2, Brent Burchett 2 for 3, and Bryan Burchett hit a home run.

Miller Lite 25, Jaycees 5

Miller Lite – Jeff Kennedy 3 for 3, Chris Hicks 3 for 3, Jade McDonald 3 for 3, and Barry Webb 3 for 3.

Jaycees – Josh Coffman 2 for 2 with a home run, Brandon Looper 1 for 1, Jeremy Carr 1 for 1, and J.J. Jones 1 for 1.

Medlin Motor Sports 7, Berkline 0, forfeit.

Thursday, May 29
TKM Construction 13, Berkline 2

TKM Construction – Mark Jenkins 2 for 3 with a home run, Brian Burchett 2 for 3, Brett Burchett hit a home run, and James Baxter hit a home run.

Berkline – Wayne Dishman 1 for 2, and Scott Dishman 1 for 2.

Pug's Tanks 18, Jaycees 7

Pug's Tanks – Jonathon Cummings 4 for 4 with a home run, Steve Thompson 3 for 3 with a home run, Matt Jolley 2 for 3 with a home run, and Josh Parsons 2 for 3.

Jaycees – Josh Coffman 2 for 2, and Derek Boles hit a home run.

Huckeby Construction 16, Byrdstown Dairy Queen 15

Huckeby Construction – Mickey Huckeby 4 for 4, Greg Parsons 3 for 4 with 2 home runs, and Mark Neely 3 for 4.

Byrdstown Dairy Queen – Jesse Boles 3 for 4, Lonnie Reeder 3 for 4, and Brandon Robbins hit a home run.

K&J Inc. 16, Medlin Motor Sports 1

K&J Inc. – Chris Story 3 for 3 with 2 home runs, Scott Hughes 3 for 3, Jeff Flowers 3 for 4 with a home run, and Mike Hall hit a home run.

Medlin Motor Sports – Keith Miller 2 for 2.

Home Run Leaders
Ladell Medley, Huckeby 7
Derek Boles, Jaycees 6
Matt Jolley, Pug's Tanks 6
Chris Story, K&J 5
Larry Watson, Anderson 5
James Parsons, Pug's Tanks 4
Perry Kingery, Berkline 4

Men's League Standings W L
Pug's Tanks 5 0
K & J Inc. 5 0
Anderson Exp. Mkt. 3 1
Huckeby Construction 3 2
T.K.M. Construction 3 2
Medlin Motor Sports 3 3
Berkline 2 4
Miller Lite 1 3
Byrdstown Dairy Queen 1 3
Livingston Label 1 5
Jaycees 1 5

 

 

 

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