Indians Score 11 in 4th, Beat War Eagles In Five Innings

The Stephens County Indian baseball team uses another big inning to pull away and pick up another region win.

Friday, the Indians scored 11 runs in the top of the fourth to break open a 4-4 tie and defeat Chestatee 15-4 in five innings on the road.

Stephens County sent 15 men to the plate in the inning, scoring nine of the runs with two outs.

Indian starting pitcher Evan Rumsey helped his own cause by knocking in four runs in the fourth inning, hitting a two-run home run and a two-run double.

Logan Bell also had a two-run homerun in the fourth inning for Stephens County.

For the game, Bell had two homeruns and five RBIs, while Ben Cleveland also hit a solo home run for the Indians and Tristen Powell and Davis McCall added RBI hits of their own.

On the mound for Stephens County, Rumsey went all five innings to pick up the win.

For Chestatee, Jordan Browning had a two-run double and Griffin Moore added an RBI single.

Stephens County is now 13-3 overall on the season and 6-1 in Region 8-AAAA.

The loss drops Chestatee to 4-15 overall and 2-7 in the region.