The Leake Academy baseball team went 1-3 last week and entered the week with a 2-3 record.

The Rebels were to play in the Smith-Willis tournament this week in Jackson.

The Rebels opened the week with a 6-1 win over Manchester. They were then swept by Lamar School 9-7 and 16-7. They closed out the week with a 15-3 loss to Simpson Academy.

 

Rebels 6

Manchester 1

The Rebels outhit the Mustangs 12-7 to tale the victory.

Leake Academy scored one in the first, two in the second, two in the third and one in the sixth. Manchester scored one in the third.

Drew Roberson was the winning pitcher. He had five strike outs. Two others pitched.

Gunter Scott hit a double while Ryan Atkinson had two hits and two RBIs. Cameron Brown had two hits. Roberson had a single and two RBIs, while Trent Anderson had a single, scored a run and knocked in a RBI.

 

Lamar School 9

Rebels 7

The Lamar Raiders scored in every inning as they held off a Leake Academy rally.

Lamar scored one in the first, one in the second, one in the third, four in the fourth, one in the fifth and one in the sixth. Leake Academy scored one in the first, one in the third and five in the sixth.

Riley Myers took the pitching loss.

Brown hit a single and knocked in two runs. Riley Myers and Ryan Atkins both scored one run, nailed a hit and knocked in a run. Trent Anderson and Thomas Cheatham both hit a single and knocked in a run.

 

Lamar School 16

Rebels 7

The Raiders pulled away in the later inning to take the victory in the second game.

Lamar scored one in the first, two in the third, four in the fourth, three in the fifth and six in the sixth. Leake Academy answered with one in the first, one in the third and five in the fourth.

Will-Lawson Harkins took the pitching loss. The Rebels used five other pitchers.

Brown had one hit, scored two runs and knocked in a pair of runs. Will Martin had two hits and scored a run. Riley Myers, Scott and Atkinson all had a hit.

 



Simpson 15

Rebels 3

Simpson came on strong to knock off Leake Academy in a five inning game.

Simpson scored one in the second, one in the third, four in the fourth and nine in the fifth. The Rebels scored two in the second and one in the fifth.

Atkinson and Anderson had two hits while Riley Myers hit a double and a single.