MJ Bears blast NorthwestMT. JULIET -- Senior Caleb Chowbay threw a five-innng two-hitter as Mt. Juliet rolled past Clarksville Northwest in a pool play game of the Riverdale Warrior Classic Thursday night.
Chowbay, a Belmont basketball signee, struck out seven and walked one batter as the Bears upped their record to 9-1. Mt. Juliet had 13 hits against Northwest pitching, including four by Hunter Gilbert and two from Robbie Amity.
The Bears will host Hilliard (Ohio) at 5:30 p.m. Friday and Mason (Ohio) at 8 p.m.
Wilson Central 3, Northwest 2MT. JULIET -- A bases-loaded walk in the top of the seventh proved to be the game-winner Thursday as Wilson Central topped Clarksville Northwest 3-2 in a pool play game of the Riverdale Warrior Classic at Mt. Juliet High.
Kyle Hubbuch drew the walk as the Wildcats improved to 6-5 on the season.
Tyke Williams (2-1) got the decision with six strong inning and nine strikeouts. Tyler Fish pitched the seventh for his first save. Fish had an RBI sacrifice fly and Jacob Williams had the other RBI for Wilson Central.
WCHS will host Fishers High (Ind) Friday at 5:30 p.m. in another Warrior Classic pool play game.
G-Men handle Watertown 7-4SOUTH CARTHAGE -- Watertown High's baseball team fell to 3-4 overall following Thursday afternoon's 7-4 loss to Gordonsville High at Crump Paris Park.
The Purple Tigers managed five hits against GHS pitching -- three by leadoff man Chase Meador, including a homer and two RBI. Nolan Allison and Dusty Meador had the other two hits for Watertown.
Ben Bain started and took the loss for Watertown, who are idle this weekend.
The Tigers will play at Lancaster Christian Academy Monday in a 5:30 p.m. start in LaVergne and will visit Woodbury for tha 6 p.m. game vs. Cannon County Tuesday at 6 p.m.