The DeKalb County Tigers defeated Rhea County 3 to 2 but lost to White County 10 to 8 at Sparta Saturday.
In the game with Rhea County, DC scored one run in the first, second, and fifth innings. Rhea County scored two runs in the seventh inning.
John Roller, the winning pitcher, gave up two runs, one earned on four hits. He struck out fifteen and walked two.
Stephen Howell, Cody Puckett, Seth Stanley, Devin Summers, and John Roller each had a hit.
In the second game, White County scored one run in the first inning, three runs in the second, four runs in the fourth inning, and two runs in the sixth inning. DeKalb County scored five runs in the third inning and three runs in the fourth inning.
Cason Oakley pitched two innings and gave up four runs, three earned on six hits. He struck out one and walked one. Sam McMillen came in for two innings and gave up four runs, three earned, on four hits. He struck out two and walked one. Evan Curtis, the losing pitcher, went two innings, and gave up two runs, one earned, on two hits. He struck out one.
Stephen Howell, three hits
Hunter Graham, two hits
Cody Puckett, three hits
Seth Stanley, one hit
John Roller, two hits
Aaron Patterson, one hit