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The Pope (Marietta, GA) varsity baseball team lost Wednesday's neutral playoff game against Buford (GA) by a score of 8-1.

This game is a part of the "2021 GHSA Baseball State Championships - Class AAAAAA" tournament.

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Buford-------8--
Pope-------1--
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Game Story

Georgia High School Baseball - Buford defeats Pope

May 5, 2021: Buford, GA 30518

Spectators at Wednesday's non-league battle between the Buford Wolves (Buford, GA) and the visiting Pope Greyhounds (Marietta, GA), saw Buford's baseball squad knock off Pope by a count of 8-1.

Coming up next, the Wolves play the Pope Greyhounds (Marietta, GA) in a non-league battle, on Wednesday, May 5. Buford will attempt to move on its 32-1 season record. The Greyhounds enter the battle with a 25-8 record after their 11-2 non-league win over Riverwood (Atlanta, GA).

The Greyhounds now possess a 26-9 record. They take the field next when they travel to Buford for a non-league battle on Wednesday, May 5. Pope will play a Wolves squad coming off a 7-2 non-league win over Alexander (Douglasville, GA). The Wolves record now stands at 31-0.

Rankings & Records

Buford (20-21)

NationalGAClass
1163
OverallRegionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Region %RFRA
32-218-021-010-01-2.9411.00025432

Pope (20-21)

GAClass
246
OverallRegionHomeAwayNeutralWin %Region %RFRA
29-1213-411-59-29-5.707.765288124

Team Scoring Averages

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Buford
1.5.91.5.91.51.3.300007.58.0.6
Pope
.8.9.5.6.3.41.00001.07.08.51.5

Buford Videos

Pope Videos

Pope doesn't have any videos.

Head-to-Head

  • Buford won on 5/5/2021
    5/5 @ 4p1234567RHE
    Buford-------8--
    Pope-------1--

    The Buford (GA) varsity baseball team won Wednesday's neutral playoff game against Pope (Marietta, GA) by a score of 8-1.

  • Pope won on 5/5/2021
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    Buford000000000--
    Pope000000011--

    The Buford (GA) varsity baseball team lost Wednesday's neutral playoff game against Pope (Marietta, GA) in extra innings by a score of 1-0.

  • Pope won on 5/6/2021
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    Buford-------3--
    Pope-------5--

    The Buford (GA) varsity baseball team lost Thursday's neutral playoff game against Pope (Marietta, GA) by a score of 5-3.

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Buford1-0Pope2-0
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
3/20/21MaristBuford(W) 7-24/17/21MaristPope(W) 6-3
4/20/21PopeMarist(W) 5-2

Record Breakdown

Buford (20-21)

Pope (20-21)

32-2
Overall
29-12
18-0
League
13-4
7-0
Non-League
9-3
1-2
Head to Head
2-1
1-0
Common Opponent
2-0
21-0
Home
11-5
10-0
Away
9-2
1-2
Neutral
9-5
3-2
Playoff
6-5
28-2
In-State
29-12
4-0
Out-of-State
0-0