Lincoln County High School's Falcon baseball team got off to a rough start last week. Monday LCHS dropped an eight inning road trip battle with Franklin Co. 6-5, the Falcons were up 5-3 at the end of five. A passed ball with bases loaded decided the victor. Tuesday Lincoln Co. went down at home to the Rebels, 4-2.

Friday the Falcons dropped a 6-3 decision with Franklin High School. Saturday the LCHS fell to Oakland on a walk-off 6-5 before dropping a 10-2 decision to Beech.

Franklin Co. - Game 1

By Innings: Falcons, 0, 2, 2, 0, 1, 0, 0, 0 (final 5); Rebels, 1, 0, 1, 1, 0, 2, 0, 1, (final 6)

At The Plate: Falcons, Jackson Cothren, 1 double; Devin Gifford, 1 single; Jason Betz, 1 single, 1 triple; Tucker Webb, 1 single, 1 double; Eli Cross, 1 single; Sammy Sharp, 1 single.

On The Mound: Ryan McAdams, 5 innings, 3 runs (2-earned), 3 hits, 2 walks, 6 strikeouts; Landen Smith faced 2 batters, 2 walks, 1 earned run; Jackson Cothren, 2 innings, 4 hits, 2 walks, 1 strikeout, 2 earned runs.

Errors: Falcons, 5; Rebels, 1

Franklin Co. - Game 2

By Innings: Falcons, 1, 0, 0, 0, 0, 1, 0 (final, 2); Rebels, 0, 3, 1, 0, 0, 0, 0 (final 4)

At The Plate: Jackson Cothren, 1 double; Devin Gifford, 1 single; Ryan McAdams, HR; Sammy Sharp, 1 single, 1 double.

On The Mound: Tucker Webb 2.2 innings, 4 hits, 4 walks, 1 strikeout, 4 runs (1 earned); Ben Walp, 2.2 innings, no hits, 4 walks, 4 strikeouts, no runs; Colton Monks, 1.2 innings, 1 hits, no walks, no strikeouts and no runs.

Errors: Falcons, 3; Rebels, 2.

This week Lincoln County travels to Coffee Co. Tuesday before hosting the Red Raiders on Wednesday. First pitch is at 6 p.m. Friday the Falcons will play in a tournament at Soddy Daisy; Saturday at Bradley Central. Friday's games are at 2 p.m. (Soddy Daisy) and 5 p.m. (Chattanooga Christian); Saturday 4 p.m. (Grissom) and 7 p.m. Bradley Central.