Bradley Avoids Being No-Hit, Scores Twice In 6th To Beat Riverdale In State Baseball
Thompson's Double Lone Hit; Black Subdues Warriors On Pitch-Limit Offering
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Bradley Central went from the verge of being no-hit to watching Jake Thompson rip a run-scoring double off the wall triggering a sixth inning rally Tuesday as the Bears pulled out a nail-biting 2-1 victory over Riverdale in the Class 3A state baseball tournament at Oakland High School.
“I was struggling early in the game,” said Thompson, who hit into double plays in the first and third innings. “I had to do something ... (click for more)
Photo by Dennis Norwood
Bradley Central's Riley Black was the winning pitcher, going the entire seven innings, against Riverdale in a TSSAA Class 3A baseball game played at Oakland High School in Murfreesboro Tuesday afternoon. The Bears defeated the Warriors, 2-1, and will advance to play Independence, 3-2, winners over Arlington, at 12:30 pm (CST) on Wednesday at Oakland.