Photo Credit: Ashley Watkins
MYRTLE BEACH, SC - The Aviators opened the 2022 season with a bang, run-ruling #11 ranked Paintsville 13-0, in a five-inning shutout.
Freshman southpaw and University of Kentucky commit Hunter Richardson dazzled in his varsity debut, going the distance for the Aviators while striking out eight, and allowing just three hits.
Richardson also made an impact at the plate, going 2-for-2 with two RBI. The following other Aviators also put in some work in the batter's box:
Watkins 3-4, 2 RBI, Double
Bennett Double, 2 RBI
Mendy 2-2, 2 RBI, Double
Borchers 1-2, Double
Mitchell 2-3, RBI, Double
Thomas 1-2 RBI, Double
The Aviators will be back in action on Tuesday night under the lights, taking on Friends Central at 8:00 pm.