Dickson didn’t have one of its stronger weeks last week, as the Cougars went 1-3 in games played.
Dickson lost both games of a two-game series against Ravenwood on April 26 and April 27 by 4-3 and 9-8, respectively.
Dickson County scored one in the bottom of the seventh in the April 26 game to come to within one run but ultimately couldn’t break through. Eli Potter picked up three hits in the contest, along with an RBI. Clinton Shrader also collected an RBI. Seth Creasy pitched a complete game, allowed five hits and kept the Cougars in the game.
The April 27 game was even closer, as Ravenwood won in extra innings in the top of the eighth. Potter, again, picked up three hits for the offense, along with Adam Roth, who also had three hits. Roth and Shaw Everett knocked in two runs apiece.
Roth got the start on the mound and pitched into the fifth inning, allowing two earned runs and striking out six.
Dickson County picked up its lone win of the week on April 29 in another close contest. This time, Dickson County took down Rossview 5-4 in walk-off fashion.
Dalton Groves singled through the left side of the infield to score Creasy in the bottom of the eighth to get the win. Potter and Matt Roberts picked up one RBI each, as Carter Ward pitched four innings and allowed two earned runs. Brodee Martin, Micah Wiggins, Dalton True and Potter each pitched one inning to finish off Rossview.
Dickson celebrated senior night April 30, as the Cougars lost 5-1 to Pope John Paul II. Riley Ward picked up a hit and knocked in the lone Dickson County run.
Dickson’s senior class, which is a large one, includes Seth Creasy, Dalton Groves, Brock Holley, Brodee Martin, Matt Roberts, Dalton True, Riley Ward and Micah Wiggins.
Dickson was scheduled to face Montgomery Central on Monday and Clarksville on Tuesday before the playoffs begin. The two games are both on the road.