Coosa Valley sweeps doubleheader in tournament

Published 12:02 am Saturday, March 5, 2011


The Coosa Valley Academy baseball team defeated Morgan Academy and Northside (Ga.) in its final two games at the Prattville Christian Academy tournament March 4.

The Rebels (10-2) defeated Morgan Academy 4-1 in their opener in the doubleheader.

Jarrod Mims led Coosa Valley at the plate with a double and an RBI.

John Bullen and Myles Varner each had a hit and an RBI. Saxon Grimes finished with a double. Garrett McMillan had a single.

Hunter Roe (2-0) picked up the win on the mound after striking out eight batters in five innings.

Coosa Valley defeated Northside (Ga.) 8-6 in its final game in the tournament.

Roe led the Rebels at the plate with a hit and two RBIs.

Hunter Winslett finished with a hit and drove in a run. Bullen had a double. Daniel Kennedy and Stephen Cryer finished with a hit each. Preston Parker drove in a run.

Kennedy (3-1) picked up the win on the mound after striking out three batters.