Thirteen prep teams playing at four
sites over four days makes for another strong Scenic City Baseball Classic.
Northwest Whitfield and Mt Juliet
starts its off at McCallie Wednesday at 6 p.m. in the only game on the
Nine more teams are in action
Thursday with doubleheaders at McCallie, Baylor and Northwest
Whitfield. Boyd-Buchanan hosts doubleheaders Friday and
Wednesday, March 12 at
6:00 - Northwest Whitfield vs. Mt. Juliet
Thursday, March 13 at McCallie:
5:00 - McCallie vs. Gordon Lee
7:15 - St. Benedict vs.
Thursday, March 13 at Baylor:
5:00 - Baylor vs. Mt. Juliet
7:30 - Rabun Gap vs. Station
Thursday, March 13 at Northwest
Whitfield (Tunnel Hill, Ga.)
4:00 - Station Camp vs. White
6:30 - Cleveland vs. Northwest
Friday, March 14 at Boyd
4:00 - Mt. Juliet vs. Boyd
Friday, March 14 at McCallie
3:45 - McCallie vs. Station
5:30 - McCallie vs. Northwest
7:45 - Cleveland vs. Boyd
Friday, March 14 at Baylor
3:45 - Rabun Gap vs. St.
5:30 - Baylor vs. Coahulla
7:45 - Baylor vs. White County
Saturday, March 15 at McCallie
9:00 - St. Benedict vs. Mt.
11:15 - St. Benedict vs.
1:30 - Darlington vs. McCallie
3:45 - Rabun Gap vs. White
5:30 - White County vs.
Saturday, March 15 at Baylor
9:00 - Cleveland vs. Station
11:15 - Northwest Whitfield vs.
1:30 - Cleveland vs. Baylor
Saturday, March 15 at Boyd
2:00 - Boyd Buchanan vs.
4:30 - Boyd Buchanan vs. Gordon
Teams To Watch
Gordon Lee - playing two games in
the tourney ... 2013 Georgia Class A Public Runners Up ... will bring
some outstanding pitching .., Conrad Broom is their ace ... 13-1 last year
2. Northwest Whitfield - The
defending region champs from Tunnel Hill have a lot of experience back on this
year's team. They are lead by their left-handed ace, Seth Pierce.
3. Mt. Juliet - This team is always
4. Darlington - Final Four
participant in last year's Georgia Class A Private state tournament. also
playing two games
5. Boyd Buchanan ... opened the season Monday with a 13-5 win against CCS ... Jim Cardwell and Colby Morgan led with three hits
6. Baylor - Sr Taylor Maxey ... Tenn. Tech signee ... centerfielder for the fourth year ... also pitches in relief - he's Baylor's best pitcher
Junior Hunter Holland (SS) ... played 2B last two years.
Sr. Catcher Blake Layne
Starting pitchers -Sr.
Andrew Belcher, Hunter Holland, and freshman Gavin Roberson.
7. McCallie - .Christian Burnett -
Sr - Catcher, good leader, loves the game and it shows when he plays
Winston Whitener - Sr - P/1B - Lee
University signee, live arm, great size
John Hennen - Sr - 2B
- talented player, hits No.2 in the lineup ... good arm
Elliott Dockery - Sr - P - is 1-0
Spencer Morgan - Sr - INF/OF - Good
speed and instincts
Tyler Payne - Jr - SS/P - team's
best all around player ... great base runner ...
Tyson Buchanan - OF - Best
outfielder on team, grinder, fierce competitor
Matthew Brock - 3B/P -.
Drew Vaughn - OF/P -
Quinn Smith - 3B/C - Promising
prospect behind the plate and with the stick. Has hit four home runs in
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