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

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

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Buford-------3--
Pope-------5--
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Game Story

Georgia High School Baseball - Pope gets by Buford

May 6, 2021: Buford, GA 30518

In Thursday's non-league challenge, the Pope Greyhounds (Marietta, GA) baseball squad the host Buford Wolves (Buford, GA), by a final score of 5-3.

With the win, Pope upgrades its record to 27-9 on the season.

With the defeat, Buford falls to 32-2 on the season.

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  1. MaxPreps

    Game Started
    Buford
    Wolves
    0 - 0
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 6:25p
  2. K. Patel

    Top of the 2nd Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    1 - 1
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 6:25p
  3. K. Patel

    Top of the 2nd Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    1 - 2
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 6:28p
  4. K. Patel

    Bottom of the 2nd Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    1 - 3
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 6:30p
  5. K. Patel

    Top of the 3rd Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    2 - 3
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 6:50p
  6. D. Fridley

    Score?
    Posted @ 7:06p
  7. K. Patel

    Top of the 4th Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    3 - 3
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 7:15p
  8. D. Fridley

    Score?
    Posted @ 7:35p
  9. J. Schielke

    Score update?
    Posted @ 7:41p
  10. K. Patel

    Top of the 5th Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    3 - 3
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 7:45p
  11. D. Page

    Score?
    Posted @ 7:46p
  12. K. Patel

    Top of the 6th Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    3 - 3
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 7:57p
  13. D. Fridley

    Top of the 6th Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    3 - 3
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 7:57p
  14. K. Patel

    Top of the 7th Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    3 - 3
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 8:18p
  15. K. Patel

    Top of the 7th Inning
    Buford
    Wolves
    3 - 5
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 8:31p
  16. K. Damron

    Update?
    Posted @ 8:55p
  17. MaxPreps

    Final
    Buford
    Wolves
    3 - 5
    Pope
    Greyhounds
    Posted @ 1:51p

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

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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
    5/5 @ 6p1234567XIRHE
    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