Falcon Baseball by the numbers

Lincoln County High School's Falcon baseball team split in action out of district action last week. Friday LC lost a heart-breaker, 4-3 to Columbia Academy. The Falcons scored one in the bottom of the seventh but left the field with bases loaded.

Saturday the Falcons won big over Cookeville, 13-4. Devin Gifford had a stellar day at the plate driving in 6 runs.

Currently LCHS is 7-8 overall and 3-3 is district action.

Cookeville

By Innings: LCHS, 0, 2, 0, 4, 2, 5, X (final 13); Cookeville, 1, 0, 0, 1, 1, 1, X (final 3)

At the Plate: LCHS, Devin Gifford, 2 doubles, 1 homerun; Miles Smith, 1 single; Ryan McAdams, 1 single, 1 double; Jason Betz, 1 double; Nathan McAdams, 1 single; Sammy Sharp, 3 singles, 1 double.

On the Mound: LCHS, Colton Monks, 4 innings, 4 hits, 3 walks, 3 strikeouts, 3 runs (1-earned); Ben Walp, one and one third innings, 4 walks, 2 strikeouts, 1 earned run; Tucker Webb, two thirds inning, 1 walk, no strikeouts, no runs.

Errors: LCHS, 2; Cookeville, 3.

Columbia Academy

By Inning: Falcons, 0, 0, 0, 0, 0, 2, 1 (final 3); Bulldogs, 2, 0, 0, 0, 1, 1, 0 (final 4)

At the Plate: Falcons, Jackson Cothren, 3 singles; Devin Gifford, 1 double; Ryan McAdams, 1 home run; Sammy Sharp, 1 single.

On the Mound: Falcons, Chase Treola, 5 innings, 6 hits, 2 walks, 4 strikeouts, 3 runs (2-earned). Clay Gentry, 2 innings, 5 hits, no walks, 1 strikeouts, 1 earned run.

Errors: Falcons, 2; Bulldogs, 3.

This week the Falcons return to district play hosting Lawrence Co. on Tuesday before traveling to meet the Wildcats for the second game of the series on Wednesday. First pitch is at 6 p.m. Friday the Falcons travel to Grissom with a 6 p.m. start before taking on Loretto on the road Saturday starting at 5:30 p.m.