Sand Hills, FL---Bozeman makes it 2 for 2 against their chief rival in 1A-district 4 game, Blountstown with a 4-1 win on the home diamond Friday night.
That taking the Bucks district record to 10-0, and nails down the top seed in their district tournament set for later this month. Bozeman 13-7 overall this season. The Tigers now 20-2, both losses coming against the Bucks.
Bozeman able to break a scoreless tie in the bottom of the third when Michael Cullen's sinking fly ball skipped past the Tigers right fielder allowing two runs to race home.
Bubba Thompson followed with an rbi single knocking home Cullen to give the Bucks a 3-0 lead.
The Tigers did come back with a run on a fielder's choice in the top of the 4th but Brandon Suttles would give up just that one run in six innings. Garrett Hall pitched a scoreless 7th to close out the 4-1 win.
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Scoreless bottom three, Michael Cullen's looping fly gets past the Tigers right fielder, in comes Brandon Suttles and in comes Alec Ay-lee-win, an awkward dive at the plate but he's in just the same, it's 2-0.
Then it's Bubba Thompson singling up the middle to plate Cullen, it's 3-0.
Top of the 4th the Tigers looking to answer, first and third for Josh Taylor who hits a one hopper to Strausbaugh who tries to start the 4-6-3 DP but Taylor's safe, Colby Mullins score.
Few pitches later though Taylor's cut down trying to steal. Suttles goes 6 strong and Garrett Hall closes, Bucks win 4-1,
13-7 overall, 10-0 in district, nailing down the top seed for them.