Jaguars claim area championship

FROM STAFF REPORTS

The Spain Park High School baseball team claimed its second consecutive Alabama High School Athletic Association Class 6A, Area 12 championship April 10 following a 3-1 win over Vestavia Hills in eight innings.

Hunter Hall led the Jaguars offensively as he finished 1-for-3 at the plate with a solo homerun.

Josh Close finished 2-for-4 at the plate. Paul Angel went 1-for-3 at the plate and drove in one run. Grant Veteto also finished 1-for-3 at the plate.

Hall earned the win on the mound after giving up just one unearned run on two hits with one strikeout and three walks in 7 1/3 innings.

Mikey White entered in relief and picked up a save after pitching a scoreless 2/3 of an inning.