Montevallo sweeps doubleheader in Chilton County tournament

FROM STAFF REPORTS

The Montevallo High School baseball team swept Isabella and Verbena in the Chilton County baseball tournament March 18.

The Bulldogs defeated Isabella 15-7 in its first game.

David Shirah led Montevallo at the plate as he finished 4-for-5 and scored four runs.

Chase Hamrick finished 3-for-5 with a home run and a triple. Hamrick drove in three runs and scored three runs.

Patrick Baugh went 3-for-5 with a double and scored three runs. Trevor Chattam went 4-for-5 with two doubles and drove in four runs.

Hamrick earned the win on the mound after giving up three earned runs on four hits with a strikeout in four innings.

Montevallo defeated Verbena 12-2 in an afternoon game.

Hamrick led the Bulldogs at the plate as he finished 3-for-4 with a two home runs and a double. Hamrick drove in five runs and scored two runs.

Zach Smith went 2-for-4 with a home run and a double. Smith drove in two runs. Chattam finished 2-for-3 and drove in a run.

Baugh earned the win on the mound after giving up two earned runs on four hits with nine strikeouts in five innings.