Tristan Fields fired a four-hit shutout to lead host Herbert Hoover past Poca 10-0 in five innings in a matchup of Class AA state-ranked teams in high school baseball Wednesday.
Fields struck out five and allowed three singles and a double. Ryan Shamblin (2 for 3) and Scooter Farmer drove in two runs apiece for the Huskies (7-0), No. 3 in the Gazette state rankings, while Shaun Dotson banged out three hits, including a triple, and knocked in a run.
Evan McClanahan went 2 for 2 for the No. 7 Dots (6-2) and Jake Payne doubled.
Adams tossed five no-hit innings and fanned seven, but allowed one earned run. His run-scoring double in Hurricane's five-run third opened up the game as the AAA No. 1 Redskins took a 6-0 lead. Riley Metz went 2 for 4 with a homer and three RBIs for Hurricane (8-1) while Zach Pate rapped out three hits and two RBIs.
Brandon Vogler, Matt Amar and Travis Tuttle held the Patriots to a pair of singles. George Washington hurlers Austin Henrich and Grant Wooten surrendered just two hits, but the AAA No. 10 Patriots committed six errors. Connor Moffatt and Austin Griffith singled for GW (6-2).
Johnny Morrison fanned eight in four-plus innings for Logan (4-1), allowing two earned runs. Kyle Harvey pounded out two hits for the Wildcats. Kenmore East (N.Y.) fell to 1-1.
Devan Hemmrich got the win in relief and had two hits for Atlantic Shores, which improved to 14-0. Tylun Campbell and Austen Toler had two hits apiece for Point (3-5).
Dakota Sisk, Wesley Harrison, Wyatt Zuspan, and Kane Rousch each had two hits for Wahama (1-2). Tyler Jenkins singled for the Wildcats (2-3).
Thomas also contributed at the plate, going 3 for 3 with a home run, double and three RBIs for the Huskies (8-0) while Cody Bowen, Ryan Shamblin and Bird had two hits each. Cody Blevins and Devin Bayer had hits for the Skyhawks.
Jacob Fisher and Houston Hill each went 4 for 4 for Sissonville (5-5) while Zach Null and Josh Landis had three hits apiece. Alex Lee went 2 for 3 with a double for the Miners (1-7).
Derik Chestnut went 2 for 3 with two RBIs for Riverside (5-3) and Drew Mack legged out two hits. Bear Bellomy rapped out three hits and drove in a run for the Generals and Josh Bumgarner went 2 for 4.