PHOTOS: Purvis drops game with Lawrence CountyBy MATT BUSH,
PURVIS – Lawrence County scored two runs in the fifth to take the lead on Purvis for good Friday night, defeating the Tornadoes 4-3 in a Region 7-4 contest.
Purvis is now 9-4-1 overall and 3-1 in region play, and the Cougars are now 7-4-1 and 2-2 in the region.
Dawson Lawler led the Tornadoes offense with two hits, while Mason Kendrick, Hayden Williamson and Bryston West all recorded hits as well. Dakota Lee pitched six innings while giving up the four earned runs on five hits. He also struck out 10 and walked two.
Purvis’ next contest is against Oak Grove at 2 p.m. Saturday.