Meridian Star

Sports

March 8, 2013

Southeast Lauderdale's Miller throws a no-hitter

MERIDIAN —

    Southeast Lauderdale starting pitcher Jake Miller threw a no-hitter Thursday night, helping the Tigers defeat Newton High School 20-0.

    Miller (2-0) pitched five innings, walking four batters and striking out eight Newton batters on the night. The no-hitter was Miller's first in his time with Southeast.

    “He was throwing his breaking pitch for a strike tonight,” Southeast Lauderdale head coach Shay Cooper said of Miller. “He was able to keep them off-balanced, and our defense was able to make plays behind him as well.

    “I'm not sure he was aware of it or not,” Cooper said.  “Offensively the game was out of hand, so people were kind of relaxed. It was a real relaxed atmosphere, and he just kept doing his job on the mound.”

    Southeast was equally as strong at the plate, tallying 18 hits on the night. Josh Litchfield led the Tigers with three hits, including two triples and a double. Zach Sciple, Gage Hagan, Dillon Rivers, Mason Irby, Hunter Thrower and Nathan Ross all had multiple hits for Southeast. Rivers accounted for five RBIs on the night.

    Southeast moves to 4-3 with the win and will travel to Newton County on Saturday at 4 p.m.

1
Text Only
Sports
NASCAR News
Facebook
Facebook
AP Video
13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage Virginia Governor Tours Tornado Aftermath Judge Faces Heat Over Offer to Help Migrant Kids Kangaroo Goes Missing in Oklahoma More M17 Bodies Return, Sanctions on Russia Grow Raw: Deadly Tornado Hits Virginia Campground Ohio State Marching Band Chief Fired After Probe Raw: Big Rig Stuck in Illinois Swamp
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
SmugMug

Local Sports