Silverdale Rebounds With Two Wins In Ooltewah Invitational

Seahawks Knock Off Cleveland, Host Owls On Saturday

Saturday, March 22, 2014 - by Special to

Silverdale bounced back from an 11-0 shellacking against Bearden on Friday by knocking off District 5-AAA powers Cleveland and Ooltewah on Saturday in the Ooltewah Invitational.

The Seahawks (5-3) beat the Blue Raiders 4-2 and then tripped the Owls, 9-6.

Michael Hawkins was the winning pitcher against Cleveland and is now 2-0 on the season. Josiah Green picked up the save and the Blue Raiders’ Colin Tippitt suffered the loss.

In the win over Ooltewah, River Crowther went 3-for-4, scored three runs and drove in one for the Seahawks. Jordan Delashmitt and Chance Brown each went 2-for-3 and Delashmitt scored twice.

Green and Noah Rogers each had doubles for Silverdale.

Colton Rogers (1-0) picked up the win and Ooltewah’s Jackson Malcolm took the loss.

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