WSHS Baseball Stuns Number 1 Ranked Sterlington Panthers

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The WSHS Baseball Team had high expectations hoping to bounce back from an earlier loss to Quitman when they welcomed undefeated Sterlington to town on Tuesday March 5. Sterlington was ranked number one in the polls for class 3A. The Tigers got off to a quick start scoring 2 runs in the bottom of the first inning. The score remained tied until Sterlington got on the scoreboard with an unearned run in the top of the third making the score 2-1 Tigers. The score remained the same until the top of the 5 th when once again the visitors scored an unearned run notching the score 2-2. Great pitching on both sides kept the score tied going into the 7 th inning. Winnfield was able to hold Sterlington from crossing the plate in the top of the 7 th and the score was still tied when the Tigers came up to bat. The boys could smell an upset brewing and were hoping to end the game, earning an upset of the number 1 team in 3A.


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