Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN

Area Sports

April 1, 2013

Panther baseball team beats Fulton 9-1, Midway 11-1

CROSSVILLE — The Stone Memorial Panther baseball team battled the elements Friday night to win a rain-shorted 9-1 five-inning game at Knox Fulton to extend their winning streak to two games, after beating Midway 11-1 last Thursday evening on Panther field.

SMHS 9, Knox Fulton 1: Panther pitcher Gabriel Caballero battled the Fulton Falcons and the elements to bring home the second win in two nights with his fellow SMHS teammates. Caballero pitched five complete innings in the rain shortened contest.

Leadoff batter Luke Matthews hit a single in the top of the first and would make it to third on Austin Helton's single. Jason Moldenhauer walked to load the bases. Nathan Greene's fielder's choice scored Matthews followed by Caballero's  hit to score Helton.

Clay Wilson roped a double in the second, but would be left on base. 

The Panthers brought 11 batters to the plate in the top of the third to swell the lead to 7-0.

Helton reached on an error, advanced to second and scored Moldenhauer's single. Cabellero singled and Moldenhauer scored on A.J. Tarallo's fielder's chioce. Back-to-back-to-back walks were were issued to John Martin, Clay Wilson and Sawyer Casey, with Matthews reaching on an error and Helton walking to help swell the score.

Greene led off the fourth with a single, but would be called out at second on Caballero's fielder's choice. Tarallo and Martin both singled with a walk issued to Casey, bringing the lead to 9-0. 

Fulton scored one unearned run in their half of the inning.

Greene singled in the top of the fifth and Caballero was hit by a pitch, but no runs were scored. 

Caballero gave up one hit, three strikeouts, one walk, one hit batsman and one unearned run. Greene led the offense with two hits, followed by Wilson's double, and singles were delivered by Matthews, Helton, Moldenhauer, Caballero and Martin. 

SMHS 11, Midway 1: Stone Memorial hosted the Midway Green Waves Thursday night and posted an 11-1 non-district win.

Senior Nathan Greene pitched four complete innings for his first win this season. Austin Robertson entered in relief in the fifth in the run-rule shortened contest.

Stone scored in the bottom of the first when Austin Helton walked and advanced to third on Jason Moldenhauer's double. Greene hit into a fielder's choice to bring Helton home. John Martin walked in the bottom of the second then advanced to second on a steal. Clay Wilson also reached on a walk, with both runners advancing on Sawyer Casey's single. Luke Matthews advanced to first when he was hit by a pitch. Helton and Moldenhauer produced back-to-back singles for a 4-0 lead.

Panthers scored three more runs in the fourth on consecutive base hits from Matthews, Helton, Moldenhauer and Greene. 

Entering into the bottom of the fifth with a 7-1 lead, A.J. Tarallo reached first on an error by the right fielder. Martin received his second walk, followed by singles from Wilson, Casey and Matthews. Moldenhauer hit a double to score the 11th run to end the game.

Jason Moldenhauer continued his hitting ways, going four-for-four to lead the Panther offense. Matthews, Austin Helton and Sawyer Casey each added two hits, with Wilson and Greene each adding singles.

Greene allowed one hit, two walks, four strikeouts and no runs, while Robertson recorded one walk, one strikeout and one unearned run in the final inning.

Schedule: SMHS will host CCHS tonight at 6 p.m., while Monday night's game at CCHS was rescheduled for Wednesday evening at 6 p.m. The Panthers will play in the Rhea County Tournament on Thursday.

1
Text Only
Area Sports
  • Team champion.jpg Wyatt foursome takes Team Championship win by one stroke

    Greg Wyatt, Adam Forgey, Tim Richardson and Blake Garrison held off Loren Personett, Paul Brannon, Dwayne Lindsey and Jake Dailey to win the City of Crossville Team Championship honoring Bobby Nichols Tuesday afternoon at Lake Tansi.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Naiad Kuhlman.jpg Senior Olympics winner is 'on the run' for good health

    No one can get away with telling Naiad Kuhlman of Crossville that age is a barrier to exercise. The avid runner, personal trainer and instructor at Cumberland Medical Center’s Wellness Complex at Fairfield Glade won’t buy the excuse.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • image001.jpg Hedgecoth takes first in sporting clays at state championship

    Cody Hedgecoth, the 17-year-old grandson of Peggy and Bobby Houston and son of Missy and William Hedgecoth, won first place in varsity sporting clays at the Tennessee State Championship.  He won by shooting 97 out of 100 clay targets.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wyatt leads team to win in Crossville Team Championship

    Greg Wyatt fired a three-under-par 69 to lead his team to a 12-under-par 60 to take a three-stroke lead into the final round of the City of Crossville Team Championship Tuesday morning at Lake Tansi.

    July 22, 2014

  • 60+Team .jpg Senior men's softball brings home the gold, again

    Crossville once again sent four senior men's softball teams, representing four age categories (60-64, 65-69, 70-74 and 75-79) to Franklin, TN to compete in the 2014 Tennessee Senior Olympics.

    July 21, 2014 4 Photos

  • CCHS alumni baseball game set Sept. 20

    CCHS baseball is pleased to announce that the annual alumni game will be Sept. 20 at 9 a.m. at Jet Park.  This has become an annual tradition for the program to welcome back its alumni for a weekend of festivities and allow them the opportunity to lace up the spikes another time to represent the Jets.

    July 21, 2014

  • Kraft, Alexander take top spots in Ladies Invitational at Heatherhurst

    Two hundred and four ladies teed off the 41st annual Fairfield Glade Community Club Ladies Invitational July 12-13 at the Heatherhurst Golf Club's Brae and Craig courses.

    July 21, 2014

  • The truth about driver distance

    Most golfers would like to hit the ball further off the tee with the driver.  Distance may not be as important as accuracy off the tee, but it is very valuable. Longer, straighter drives make the game easier.

    July 21, 2014

  • pribanich.jpg Pribanich competed in the Flex Lewis Championship body building competition

    Caroline Pribanich represented Brickhouse Gym and her sponsor General Nutrition Centers (GNC) in the Flex Lewis Body Building championship in Murfreesboro June 28.

    July 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Rotary 5K set Oct. 4

    The annual Crossville Rotary Club 5k race and one-mile run/walk will be Oct. 4, at 8 a.m. in downtown Crossville, with registration and post-race activities at the Crossville Depot.

    July 17, 2014

Marketplace Marquee
Must Read
Section Teases
Seasonal Content
Parade
AP Video
Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Palestinians and Israeli Soldiers Clash Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kerry: No Deal Yet on 7-Day Gaza Truce Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Gaza Residents Mourn Dead Amid Airstrikes Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp Cumberbatch Brings 'Penguins' to Comic-Con Raw: Air Algerie Crash Site in Mali Power to Be Restored After Wash. Wildfire Crashed Air Algerie Plane Found in Mali Israel Mulls Ceasefire Amid Gaza Offensive
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Weather Radar