NC Roundup: Killen & Abner Set an Early Tone

Brandon Hall
North Carolina Director of Scouting

It was opening day for several private schools across North Carolina and PBR scouts were out to see some of the action.  Below are game recaps, notes, and player stats for games PBR scouts attended on Tuesday February 26th.

NC Roundup: February 26, 2019


Carmel Christian 1           Charlotte Christian 11

Game Recap:
Charlotte Christian scored 11 unanswered runs after falling behind 1-0 in the first to capture their first win of 2019. Up 5 - 1 in the 5th, the Knights plated 6 wins to close the game. JT Killen worked the first three innings, striking out 9. Sam Goldstein threw two scoreless innings, striking out 4 to close the game for the Knighs.

Carmel Christian Highlights
Cooper King (SS/RHP, 2020) - 1-2 with a stolen base.

Charlotte Christian Highlights
JT Killen (OF/LHP, 2019) - 3IP, 0H, 1R, 0ER, 1BB, 9K

Sam Goldstein (RHP, 2020) - 2IP, 1H, 0R, 1BB, 4K

Calvert Clark (OF, 2022) - 2-3, 2 runs, 1 RBI

JT Killen - 1-2, 2B, 1 Run, 2 RBI

Player Reports:

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Greensboro Day 1            Covenant Day 12

Game Recap:
The Lions of Covenant Day used a fast start on the mound and in the box from 2021 LHP Phillip Abner to get their 2019 season rolling. Abner worked 3 innings, striking out 9, and produced an RBI double in his 1st at-bat. Staked to a 2-1 lead in the 4th, the Lions would add 2 runs in the inning and followup with an 8 run 5th to end the game.

Greensboro Day Highlights
Brian Smart (LHP, 2019) - 3IP, 1H, 2R, 1ER, 1BB, 3K

Aaron May (RHP, 2019) - 1.1IP, 5H, 9R, 7ER, 3BB, 1K

Jack Ratliff (RHP, 2019) - .1IP, 1H, 1R, 1ER, 1BB, 1K

Covenant Day Highlights
Jon Rossi (INF, 2020) - 1-2, 2 Runs, 1 RBI

Philip Abner (LHP/1B, 2021) - 2-2, 2 2B, 3 Runs, 2 RBI

Zach Brighton (OF, 2019) - 2-3, 1 Run, 2 RBI

Abner - 3IP, 1H, 1R, 1ER, 3BB, 9K

Robert Stone (RHP, 2020) - 2IP, 0H, 0R, 1BB, 5K

Player Reports:

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