Houston County baseball gets region win over Northside
WARNER ROBINS, Ga. -- The Houston County Bears (18-7, 7-3) defended home turf and got a region win with today's 11-1 mercy-rule victory over Northside Warner Robins (3-16, 0-7).
Cameron Jones earned the win on the mound, allowing one earned run and striking out three over three innings pitched. Chandler Ring threw two innings of shutout relief to seal the win for the Bears.
Corbet Luna led the way for Houston County at the plate, going 3-for-4 with three of the team's 10 RBIs.
Northside's pitching gave the Bears too many free passes in this one, walking seven batters in 4.1 innings pitched.
These two teams will rematch on Friday when Houston County travels to Northside, first pitch at 5:00 p.m..