Knights knocked off by Union, Clinton

ROSE HILL — What a difference a month makes.

West Bladen went on the road for a make-up Four County Conference baseball game on Wednesday against Union, and were handed a 7-3 loss — just 30 days after the Knights had pasted the Spartans, 13-1, in Dublin.

The loss drops West Bladen to 9-7 overall and 7-3 in the conference.




In Tabor City on Wednesday, the Lady Eagles used a 7-1 advantage in corner kicks and scored twice in the first half to hand South Columbus a 2-0 non-conference loss.

The win improved East Bladen to 11.4 overall. It was the Lady Eagles’ third staight win.




Clinton took 14 of the 15 matches and swept visiting West Bladen in a Four County Conference double-header, 5-1 and 9-0.

In the first match, only the Knights’ Tate Sykes could earn a win, taking an 8-3 victory at No. 2 singles.

In the second match, West Bladen could post only seven points throughout.

The Knights are now 0-4 this season.