Mar 30

Lady Trojans comeback keeps them undefeated in GNRC

Ashton Harris go-ahead RBI single scores Sydney Jones¬†capping Garner’s comeback in 14-11 win over #18-ranked Harnett Central. The 8th ranked Lady Trojans sweep the series over HC who led 11-7 after four innings. Coach Barbour’s Trojans mount a 5-run 5th to erase their deficit to improve to 6-0 in the conference. It was their 6th consecutive win. Kira Jackson has 3 RBI, Mikayla Brumbles & Haleigh Joyner two RBI each and Ashton Thomas, Savannah Ridley, Krissy D’Arco & Harris each knock in a run in the offensive explosion that saw Garner (10-1) erase four run leads by HC twice. Kristina Cardenas gets the win in relief with 3 stellar innings.

Trojan tennis gets their 10th win of the season with 9-0 sweep over Knightdale. Garner improves to 8-1 in the conference (10-2 overall):
Singles –
Jared Ingram (G) d. V. Belgora (K) 6-0, 6-0
John Yokley (G) d. D. Ogundele (K) 6-1, 6-0
Seth Bryan (G) d. J. Brooks (K) 6-2, 6-3
Daniel McClung (G) d. N. Johnson (K) 6-0, 6-0
Wrenn Dawson (G) won by default
Ricky Herrera (G) won by default

Doubles –
John Yokley/Colton Wood (G) d. V. Belgora/D. Ogundele (K) 8-2
Cody Carpenter/John Faison (G) d. J. Brooks/N. Johnson (K) 8-1
Kendell Frierson/Will Dawson (G) won by default

Garner golf finishes 1st in conference play. Trey Capps 69, Colby Jackson 76, Daniel Barbare 78, Chris O’Neill 81, Morgan Sawyer and Nathan Reyes 87.

Trojan lacrosse falls 12-2 at Millbrook. Goals by Aaron Roberts and Bailey Benjamin. Connor Kocher and Eli Bridges record assist for Garner.

Scheduled JV softball doubleheader scheduled for Thursday night at Harnett Central postponed again. Makeup date TBD