Bradwell Institute’s baseball team is off to a 0-4 Region 3-AAAAA start after losing three games to South Effingham last week and falling at Statesboro on Monday.
The Mustangs beat the Tigers, 15-0, in three innings Saturday at Tiger Field; 12-2 last Monday at BI; and 10-4 last Wednesday in Guyton. The Tigers were set to host The Mustangs last Friday, but rain forced postponement to Saturday afternoon.
On Saturday, the Mustangs scored 10 runs in the first inning off two doubles and five singles. South Effingham had 12 hits, including two home runs, 13 RBIs and drew six walks.
Tiger pitcher Chris Bell gave up seven hits, 10 runs and five walks. Ryan Desbians pitched 2 1/3 innings walking one, gave up five runs and allowing the two homers.
On Monday, the Tigers fell at Statesboro, 6-4, in the first of a three-game series this week.
Bradwell took a quick 2-0 lead in the first inning off a single by DJ Jefferson, scoring Desbians and Bell.
The Blue Devils responded with four runs to take a lead they never relinquished.
Evan Crystal started on the mound for the Tigers, tossing two strikeouts while giving up seven hits and six walks. Darrius Tilghman pitched the final inning, allowing one hit.
The Tigers, 3-5 overall, host Statesboro at 6 p.m. today and head back to Statesboro for a game at 6 p.m. Friday.