Florida High School Baseball - Braden River gets by North PortFebruary 14, 2012: North Port, FL 34285
Spectators at Tuesday's non-league battle between the Braden River Pirates (Bradenton, FL) and the host North Port Bobcats (North Port, FL), saw Braden River's baseball squad knock off North Port by a count of 4-2.
Coming up next, the Pirates play the Charlotte Fightin' Tarpons (Punta Gorda, FL) in a 7A District 11 battle, on Friday, February 17. Braden River will attempt to improve on its 1-0 season record. The Fightin' Tarpons go into the match with a 1-0 record after their 8-5 non-league win over Fort Myers (Fort Myers, FL).
The Bobcats (1-1) will now prepare for their match against Sarasota (Sarasota, FL). The Sailors go into the non-league match with a 1-0 record. In their last match, Sarasota edged Boone (Orlando, FL), 8-2, in a non-league match.
Braden River played error less baseball in a well played game by the Pirates. Calib Bennett picked up his 1st varsity win with 4 innings of solid pitching. Ryan Fischer pitched 1.2 innings to close the game and record a save.