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South Mecklenburg Defeats Weddington

3/21/24

By:

Parker Hatch

The Sabers get Their Revenge

South Mecklenburg Shocks Weddington


After a 5-1 victory over South Mecklenburg in their previous match up back in March 2023, the tables turned for the Weddington Warriors in their latest matchup. On Wednesday, they met a 7-2 defeat against the South Mecklenburg Sabres. This marks the second consecutive game that Weddington has lost by a margin of 5 runs.



Cole Gillis (Sr) delivered an outstanding performance for South Mecklenburg, striking out 7 batters over 6 innings while giving up just 2 earned runs off 10 hits, with only 1 walk. Gillis has showcased remarkable consistency, not surrendering more than 2 walks in his last 3 pitching appearances.


At the plate, Blake Nicholson (Sr) emerged as a key player for South Mecklenburg, going 2-for-4 with a triple and 2 RBI. Reese Guertin (Jr) also made significant contributions, scoring 2 runs and reaching base in 4 out of 5 plate appearances.


With this defeat, Weddington's record dropped to 5-3, marking their third consecutive loss at home. In contrast, South Mecklenburg's victory boosted their record to an impressive 9-1.


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Looking Ahead


Both teams are set to hit the road for their upcoming games. Weddington will face Porter Ridge at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, aiming to reverse their recent fortunes. Meanwhile, South Mecklenburg will take on Palisades at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday. Palisades, having struggled to score more than 2 runs in their last 3 games, will be eager to turn the tide.

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