Little League update: Cartersville LL down to playoffs final four, Bartow County LL in final week of
The Cartersville Little League major division city playoffs are down to the final four teams and the Bartow County Little League concludes its regular season slate of games this week. Capsules for games played Thursday, May 16 and the remaining schedule for each league:
CARTERSVILLE LITTLE LEAGUE MAJOR
City Playoffs (double-elimination)
Thursday, May 16
INDIANS 7, CRACKERS 4
INDIANS (14-6): Maddox Frazier two hits including one double, two RBI; Halen Bennett double, two RBI; Caiden Moore one hit, one RBI; Adam Reed double; Jake Johnson one hit. Blake Lutjens (4 IP, 3R, 1ER, 5H, 1BB, 2K); Johnson (1 IP, 1R, 0ER, 0H, 2BB, 1K); Andrew Lutjens (1 IP, 0R, 0H, 1BB, 3K). CRACKERS (4-16): Cole Henson, Benjamin Turcotte, Braden Mulkey, Blake Genrich, and Gavin Baxter one hit each; JP Heater one RBI. Turcotte (4.1 IP, 1ER, 3H, 2BB, 6K); Heater (0.1 IP, 6R, 0ER, 3H, 1BB); Carter Callan (0.1 IP, 0R, 0H, 1K).
PHILLIES 2, BRAVES 0
PHILLIES (12-8): Nic Wright and Nolan Elrod two hits each; Brodie McWhorter one hit, one RBI; Asa Mitcham and Harris Turner one hit each. Mitcham (6 IP, 0R, 2H, 1BB, 11K). BRAVES (6-14): Davis Waddell and Sydney Seigler one hit each. Luke Parker (3.2 IP, 2R, 0ER, 6H, 2BB, 4K); Kamdyn Woods (1.1 IP, 0R, 1H, 4K).
Friday, May 17
5:45 p.m. — Rudy York Field — Tigers (19-0) v. Dodgers (14-5)
7:45 p.m. — Rudy York Field — Indians (14-6) v. Phillies (12-8) (loser eliminated)
Monday, May 20
6:00 p.m. — Rudy York Field — Tigers/Dodgers loser v. Indians/Phils winner (loser eliminated)
Tuesday, May 21
7:45 p.m. — Rudy York Field — Tigers/Dodgers winner v. TBD
Wednesday, May 22
7:45 p.m. — Rudy York Field — if needed
BARTOW COUNTY LITTLE LEAGUE MAJOR
BRAVES 9, RANGERS 2
BRAVES (6-7): Jackson Nelson two hits including one double; Zachary Wallace double; Conner Lujan one hit. Pitcher: Nelson
RANGERS (9-5): Harrison Cole and Brody Shiflett one hit each. Pitchers: Righley Worthington and Hudson Parr.
ORIOLES 11, METS 2
ORIOLES (12-1): Kamarion Profit triple; Hudson Hamilton double. Pitchers: Jayden Jinks and Landon Lamb.
METS (1-13): D.J. Swann and Damian Hale one hit each. Pitchers: Landon Cassidy and Jayden Evans.
TWINS 12, CARDINALS 1
TWINS (12-1-1): Antonio Barnabas and Robert Mitchell two hits each; Isaac Burnett one hit. Pitchers: Burnett, Barnabas, and Reece Heaton.
CARDINALS (4-9): Devyn Brown, Kyron McClendon, and Jonathan Ryan one hit each. Pitchers: Devyn Brown, Ryan, and Kenny Brown.
GIANTS 9, TIGERS 6
GIANTS (5-8): James Lee and Jacob Jones two hits each. Pitchers: Jones and Carson Waits.
TIGERS (4-9-1): Weston Wilson two hits including one triple; Barrett Fuller two hits; Kolt McCord home run. Pitchers: Fuller and Teagan Houser.
Friday, May 17
6:00 p.m. — HC Field 12 — Orioles v. Cardinals 7:30 p.m. — HC Field 12 — Giants v. Braves
— END OF REGULAR SEASON —
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