Lynn does three-peat as county baseball champs: Lynn Bears win 7-3 in championship game with Addison Bulldogs


The Lynn Bears became the Winston County baseball champions for the third straight year on Monday, April 15. Pictured above on the front row from left: Reid Cornelius, Logan Kelly, Bryant Norris, Riley Humphres, Logan Kent, Dalton Gilbert and Coach Todd Meeks. Back row: Head Coach Kris Fischer, Coach Clay Porter, Braden Cagle, Chance Majors, Chase Hokett, Brandon Hill, Lance Harris and Alex Narramore.

LYNN - During the championship game of the Winston County Baseball Tournament, Monday, April 15, Addison’s Bulldogs fell behind early and couldn't come back in a 7-3 loss to Lynn.  Hosted at Lynn High School, the Bears scored on a walk by Riley Humphres in the first inning, a walk by Braden Cagle in the first inning, and a double by Chance Majors in the second inning.
Lynn fired up the offense in the first inning, when Dalton Gilbert was hit by a pitch, driving in a run.
Addison scored three runs in the sixth inning. Ty Tuggle, Luke Waldrep, and Brett Smith each had RBIs in the frame.
Brandon Hill was the winning pitcher for Lynn. He lasted six innings, allowing four hits and three runs while striking out nine. Logan Kelly threw one inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Waldrep took the loss for the Bulldogs. He allowed three hits and seven runs over three and a third innings, striking out four.
Smith went 2-for-3 at the plate to lead Addison Bulldogs Varsity in hits.
Majors led Lynn with two hits in three at bats.
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