Saturday, May 20, 2017
Franklin County High School
Centerville High School Tournament
Franklin County JV team ended their season by winning the annual Quad County Tournament at Centerville on Saturday. In the first game, FC defeated Jay County in 5 innings 11-0.
In the championship game, FC took on Batesville. With no scoring through the first 5 1/2 innings, the Wildcats finally got on the board, scoring 3 runs in the bottom of the 6th which was started by Luke Moster’s 2 run double. FC pitcher Evan Arians took a no hitter into the 7th inning with a 3 run lead but Batesville responded with a lead-off home run. The Bulldogs would add another run before stranding the tying and go-ahead runs on base to end the game when Dalton Durbin came in to finish the game off on the mound.
The JV team finished the year 15-4.