Ashland falls in Kentucky state baseball tournament
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Pleasure Ridge Park defeated Ashland, 5-0, in a Tuesday opening-round game of the Kentucky high school baseball state tournament at Whitaker Bank Ballpark.
Pleasure Ridge Park (35-7) jumped out with two runs in the first inning on Alex Miller's single and Joseph Johnson's double.
The Panthers added two more runs in the fifth inning when Ashland (26-10) committed two errors and finished it with one run in the seventh on another error by the Tomcats.
Winning pitcher Kyle Olliges allowed only two hits -- singles by Logan Salow and Cameron Fritz.
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Olliges and Hatcher. Salow, Yongue (7) and Fritz.
Hitting: (PRP) Miller 2-3, 2B; Johnson 2-3, 2B; Beckman 2-4; Hart 3-3.