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July 4, 2020

Ashland KY  - - The Colts come out of the gate quickly scoring 3 runs in the top of the 1st inning sending 8 batters to the plate and scoring 3 runs on 3 hits, an error, and two walks.  The lead was short-lived as the Portsmouth 23 Bluejays quickly erased the lead by scoring 5 runs in the bottom half of the first inning. After 3 innings of play, the game was knotted at 3 for both clubs. Fortunately, the Colts were able to put up runs every inning thereafter through 6 innings of play before the game was called due to the time limit. 

Starting pitcher Roman Long kept working through some sloppy defense as the Colts have 3 errors on the day. Long gives up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, walks none and get 3 strikeouts in his first start of the summer on the bump. Reliever Ryan Schwartz works 2.2 innings of one-hit baseball but walks three and gives up one earned run. Closer Lucas Foglesgong works 0.1 innings and throws 2 pitches to close the door on the Bluejays.

At the plate, the Colts continue to hit the baseball ending the game with 11 hits on the day. Leadoff hitter Lane Larson sets the tone for the Colts as he belts out 3 hits (2B), scores 3 runs and has one RBI on the game. Cole Ratcliff had a hit and 4 RBIs, Kole Williams drives in 2 RBIs,  Daniel Haller (H, RBI), Bryce McWhorter (H, RBI), Ryan Schwartz (2H) and Carter Glandon (H) all contribute at the plate for the Colts in the win. 

The Colts continue tournament play with the following scheduled games: 

  • Saturday 5:30 pm v Ashland Post 76

Sunday will be a championship round with games at 10 am, 12:30 pm, and 3 pm. Times to be determined by seeding and performance!

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July 3, 2020

Ashland KY  - - Two errors and six hits not enough to help starting pitcher Kyle Wingo takes the loss for the Colts in the second game of the Ashland Post 76 tournament. Wingo battled for 4 innings as the Colts run into a buzzsaw. South Charleston pounds out  12 hits for the day with Wingo giving up 8 hits, 4 ER, and 3 strikeouts on the day. Reliever Cole Ratcliff works 2 innings of relief giving up 4 ER. 

Offensively the Colts only managed to get 6 hits with Lane Larson (2H, 3B, RBI), Cole Ratcliff (2H), and both Roman Long and Emmitt Cunningham collecting one hit on the day. The Colts defense has two errors in the game. 

The Colts (15-7) continue tournament play with the following scheduled games: 

  • Saturday 12:30 pm v Portsmouth 23
  • Saturday 5:30 pm v Ashland Post 76

Sunday will be a championship round with games at 10 am, 12:30 pm, and 3 pm. Times to be determined by seeding and performance!

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July 3, 2020

Ashland KY  - - Starting pitcher Ray Sugar Bone Byers throws the complete game in the opening game of the Ashland Post 76 Fourth of July Tourney. Byers gives up 3 runs while scattering 10 hits in the 6 inning mercy run game. Byers proves to be very efficient on the mound for the Colts throwing only 79 pitches, walking none, and striking out 2 Hounds in the game. Defensively the Colts had zero errors in the game.

Offensively the Colts stepped up with 16 hits led by Kody Haubeil who collects 3 RBIs on the day with an RBI single and a 2 run blast later in the game. Roman Long has 4 hits and 2 RBIs while Emmitt Cunningham adds 2 singles, a triple, and 2 RBIs for the Colts. Multiple other Colts players did damage at the plate including Cole Ratcliff (2H, 2 RBIs), Daniel Haller (2 H, RBI), Lane Larson (H, RBI), Carter Glandon (H) and Lucas Foglesong (H). 

The Colts continue tournament play with the following scheduled games: 

  • Friday 12:30 pm v South Charleston
  • Saturday 12:30 pm v Portsmouth 23
  • Saturday 5:30 pm v Ashland Post 76

Sunday will be a championship round with games at 10 am, 12:30 pm, and 3 pm. Times to be determined by seeding and performance!

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June 20, 2020

Hillsboro OH - - The Colts come back scoring four runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to knock off the Troy Bombers in Hillsboro Wood Bat Tournament play.  Down 2-1 going into the bottom of the sixth inning Nick Salyer doubles in two runs to give the Colts their first lead of the game. Starting pitcher Ryan Schwartz works four innings on the bump allowing five hits and one run while striking out five. Bryce McWhorter works 2 innings of relief to get the win. McWhorter allows one run on three hits while striking out three Troy batters. Roman Long gets the save working the seventh inning of the ballgame. 

Along with Salyer, Daniel Haller comes up big for the Colts at the plate with two hits (1B, 2B) along with 2 RBIs. Cole Ratcliff (H, RBI), Roman Long (2B), Drew Seymour (H) and DC Dailey (H) all contribute at the plate for the Colts. 

The Colts (7-2) continue the Hillsboro Wood Bat Tournament tomorrow against Waverly, first pitch at 10 am. 

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Thursday, 18 June 2020 14:04

Colts Split with Hillsboro 129 Renegades

June 17, 2020

Chillicothe, OH - - Hoffman Field at Mary Lou Patton Park

Game 1, final 12-8 loss. The Colts belt out 17 hits but struggle again fielding the baseball! Lucas Foglesong has another good outing in the no-decision as he works 4 innings with 6 strikeouts but also gives up 5 earned runs. Foglesong helps himself quite a bit at the plate as he has 4 hits, 2 RBIs, and 2 runs scored. Nick Salyer’s bat is starting to heat up as he drops his first bomb of the summer along with two other hits and 3 RBIs in the league loss. Other contributors to the Colts offense include Bryce McWhorter (3 hits, RBI), Emmitt Cunningham (2 hits, RBI) as well as Drew Seymour, Roman Long, and Daniel Haller (hit, RBI). 

Reliever Bryce McWhorter works 3 innings and gives up only 1 earned run with no walks and a strikeout. The Colts defense gives up 6 unearned runs in the game in the loss. 

Game 2, final  12-2 win, 6 innings. The Colts bounce back in game 2 as Jaden McNish delivers 4 hits in the mercy-run 6 inning game. McNish belts out 3 doubles and 2 RBIs to give starter Kyle Wingo plenty of run support. Wingo goes 3.1 innings and strikes outs 2 batters in the start. Relievers Drew Seymour, Roman Long, and McNish work 2.2 innings of relief giving up 2 hits and no runs to shut the door on the Renegades. Offensively the bats continue producing in the second game as the Colts belt out 12 hits and the defense makes significant improvements with only 1 error! Centerfielder Emmitt Cunningham collects two hits and 2 RBIs. Catcher Carter Glandon adds a hit and an RBI for the Colts and continues to do an excellent job this summer behind the dish while leadoff hitter Foglesong continues to produce with a 3 RBI triple. Several others contributed at the plate with RBI singles including Cole Ratcliff, Sugar Ray Bone Byers, Zane Joseph, and Lane Larson. 

The Colts jump into tournament play this week as we head to the Hillsboro Wood Bat Tournament at Shaffer Park with the opening game Friday morning at 10 am. 

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Friday, June 12, 2020

Chillicothe OH - - YOUR Chillicothe 757 Colts continued some sloppy play in the second game of the season falling behind 8-2 after the first five innings of play. Fortunately, the Colts were able to string together multiple hits in the bottom of the 6th inning to make it a tie game heading into the 7th inning.  The big 2-run blast off by Emmitt Cunningham’s bat on the 0-2 count scoring both Daniel Haller and Cunningham to give the Colts a 10-8 victory over a very good Dayton Classics club. 

The Colts earned the victory despite allowing the Dayton Classics to score five runs in the top of the 5th inning. The Colts tied up the game at 8 in the bottom of the 6th inning with Kyle Wingo's double to score 2 runs. The 6th inning proved to be a productive one as the Colts scored six runs total with Drew Seymour, Cole Ratcliff and DC Dailey driving in runs before Wingo’s double.

On the bump, the Colts were able to get an early look at several arms with Daniel Haller, Bryce McWhorter, Nick Salyer, Lucas Foglesong, Cole Ratcliff, Roman Long, Drew Seymour, and Ryan Schwartz all getting an inning of work. 

The Colts open up league play Sunday at Branch Rickey Field as they square off with the Portsmouth 23 Blue Jays for a 2 pm DH. 

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