Area Sports

Lady Jackets Sting The Bulldogs

Doug Brown Herald Staff [email protected] The Burgin Lady Bulldogs (2-4) played against the Williamsburg Lady Jackets (2-10) Friday, April 23. The Lady Bulldogs struggled to keep up with the Lady Jackets and were unable to overtake them and lost, 21-8. The Lady Jackets and the Lady Bulldogs were tied up with one run each in…

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Bulldogs Earn Back-To-Back Wins

Doug Brown Herald Staff [email protected] The Burgin Bulldogs (5-8) triumphed over the Caverna Colonels (0-8) Thursday, April 22 on their senior night. It was the Bulldog’s fourth win of the season. The first inning was action packed for the Bulldogs, with a total of seven runs made. Sophomore Jacob Qualls scored the first run for…

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Bulldogs Win Big With Small Ball

Doug Brown Herald Staff [email protected] The Burgin Bulldogs (2-7) earned their second win of the season against the St. Francis Wyverns (0-3) on Friday, April 16, 14-2. Aggressive base running led the Bulldogs to victory. “I thought we came out and swung really well. I was pleased with the way we swung the bats,” said…

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Rebels Serve Titans With A Loss

April Ellis Herald Staff [email protected] The Mercer Titans tennis team played Monday evening with wins in single matches, but they struggled to get the overall win against the Rebels of Casey County. Senior Rebekah Trent and freshman Sara Dunn both won their matches 8-2 and 6-0, respectively. But Mercer’s doubles teams-who are young and struggling-lost…

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Patriots Offense Too Much For Bulldogs

Doug Brown Herald Staff [email protected] The Burgin Bulldogs (0-6) faced off against the Lincoln County Patriots (3-5) Monday night. The Patriots scored their first run in the third inning and overtook the Bulldogs for the win, 8-2. Burgin sophomore Hunter Reed took the mound for the Bulldogs, pitching a three up, three down first inning.…

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