Riverdale Baseball Takes Two Wins

By Molly Seales

The week of March 20-24 was a good one for Riverdale baseball as they took two wins. On March 21, the Rebels took an 11-3 district win over Union Christian Academy. Aston Hester went all seven innings for Riverdale, allowing 3 runs on 6 hits while striking out 9 batters. Kaidyn Williams had a big day at the plate for the Rebels, going 2 for 2 with 2 RBIs and scoring 3 runs. Williams was also dangerous on the base path, stealing a team high 5 bases. Hester singled and tripled with 2 RBIs, 2 runs scored, and 2 stolen bases. Colton Massey singled and doubled with 3 RBIs and a stolen base. Colton Caskey went 1 for 3 with 3 runs scored and 3 stolen bases. Ryder Huddleston doubled with an RBI and 2 runs scored. Landen Barrett was 1 for 3 and scored a run. Zane Givens had 2 stolen bases, and James Wagoner had a stolen base.

On March 23, the Rebels took a huge 22-2 win over Red River Charter in 3 innings. Colton Massey pitched 2 innings, allowing 2 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 5 batters. Landen Barrett pitched an inning for the Rebels, allowing 1 hit and striking out 3 batters.

Photo credit Leslie Johnson

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