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Central outlasts Red Bank in 10 innings

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Central 6, Red Bank 4 (10 innings)
RED BANK, Tenn. (WRCB) --
Colton Morgan pitched another gem and Central scored two runs in the top of the tenth to secure a 6-4 road win at Red Bank Monday night to keep pace with East Hamilton in the District 6-AA standings.

With the win, the Purple Pounders (19-5) improved to 9-0 in district play, but still trail the unbeaten Hurricanes (18-7, 11-0) in the win column. The loss dropped third-place Red Bank to 5-4 in league play.

Morgan and Hagan Wilkey battled in a pitcher's duel that remained scoreless until the fourth inning.

Central's Ryan Poole started the scoring with a two-run double to center, but Red Bank answered with a Tyler Phillips RBI single in the bottom half of the inning before tying the game when Gage Winton scored on a wild pitch.

The two teams traded two runs over the next three innings to force extra frames, with Central finally pulling ahead in the tenth.

The two teams will play again at Central Tuesday evening.

East Ridge 11, Signal Mountain 0 (softball)
EAST RIDGE, Tenn. (WRCB) --
Ashley Irvin tossed a no-hitter and Tot Najueelah drove in five runs to lead East Ridge to an 11-0 rout of visiting Signal Mountain in the Lady Pioneers' pink game to raise awareness for breast cancer research.

Irvin struck out seven in her second no-hitter in as many weeks. The Pioneers' ace tossed a no-hitter in a 14-0 win over Tyner two weeks ago. Irvin also had two hits and drove in two runs at the plate.

Najueelah took care of most of the offense, doing most of her damage on a three-run home run.

The game raised $800 for the Mary Ellen Locher Foundation.

Other high school scores from Monday, April 15:

Baseball
Oooltewah 7, Bradley Central 1 (Owls clinch 5-AAA No. 1 seed)
Signal Mountain 4, Chattanooga Christian 0
Boyd-Buchanan 4, Grace Academy 0
South Pittsburg 9, Lookout Valley 0
Sequatchie County 1, Bledsoe County 0
Grundy County 5, Notre Dame 0
Marion County 15, Van Buren 0
Marion County 17, Van Buren 1
McMinn Central 5, Meigs County 2
Cartersville 5, Ringgold 3
Gordon Lee 18, Mt. Zion 6
Trion 5, Darlington 3

Softball
Walker Valley 7, Soddy-Daisy 6
CSAS 16, Silverdale Academy 4
Marion County 14, Grundy County 4
Bledsoe County 5, Meigs County 4 (10 innings)
South Pittsburg 10, Richard Hardy 0
Polk County 3, Cleveland 2

Tennis
McCallie (boys) 4, Baylor 3
Hixson (girls) 9, East Ridge 0
Hixson (boys) 9, East Ridge 0

Boys Soccer
Baylor 4, Ensworth 0

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