NEWTON — Hickory Post 48 is 5-7 overall after having its two-game win streak snapped this week by Caldwell County.
Hickory has a game on Sunday at Cherryville (7 p.m.), plays Mocksville at the Legion Fairgrounds on Monday at 7 p.m. and battles Caldwell County again on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Legion Fairgrounds.
Post 48 won back-to-back games against Burnsville, 9-5, and Asheville, 5-4, before falling at Caldwell County.
Against Asheville, Brody Scarborough and Will Stewart led Hickory with two hits each while Kade Smith, Byron Younts and Bryce Stober each had one hit.
Andy Cook pitched 4 2/3 innings, giving up two hits, to get a win. He struck out four and walked one.
Stewart gained a save when he worked two-thirds of an inning, striking out two and walking one.
HICKORY POST 48 SCHEDULE (Revised)
15—Lincoln County, Won 6-5
17—at Burnsville, Lost 4-5
20—at Gastonia, Lost 0-2
22—Gastonia, Won 14-1, 5 inn.
24—Burke County, Won 6-4
25—Hendersonville, Lost 5-6
26—at Rutherford County, Lost 0-3
29—at Asheville, Lost 4-14
30—Burnsville, ppd., June 20
5—at Mocksville, ppd., no date
7—at Cherryville, ppd., June 23
8—at Maiden, ppd., no date
9—at Hendersonville, ppd., no date
10—Burnsville, ppd., June 13
11—at Lincoln County, Lost 4-6
13–Burnsville, Won 9-5
19—Asheville, Won 5-4
20–at Caldwell County, Lost 2-8
23–Maiden, cancelled; at Cherryville, 7 p.m.
24—Mocksville, 7 p.m.
26—Caldwell County, 7 p.m.
27—Cherryville, 7 p.m.
28—at Burke County, 7 p.m.
30—Playoffs, first round
1-6—Playoffs, first round
7-13—Playoffs, second round
14-20—Playoffs, third round
21-27—Playoffs, fourth round
August 1-3—State tournament
HICKORY POST 48 ROSTER
No. Player Post. School Year
1 Connor Stewart P-INF Hickory Soph.
2 William Stewart P-INF Hickory Sr.
3 Bryce Stober C-INF-P Hickory Sr.
4 Kade Smith INF Alex Central Jr.
5 Jack Colosimo OF Foard Sr.
6 Davis Hall P-OF Hickory Soph.
7 Gavin Marley P-INF St. Stephens Soph.
8 Zane McPherson P-OF Hickory Jr.
9 Kevin Shuford OF Hickory Sr.
10 Brandon Turner INF-OF Hickory Soph.
11 Bradley Fleenor INF-OF Surry CC Fr.
12 Andy Cook P-OF Hickory Christian Sr.
14 Brody Scarborough INF-C Hickory Sr.
15 Dakota London P-INF Foard Jr.
16 Greyson Lineberger INF Hickory Jr.
17 Johnathan Friar INF-P Home school Soph.
18 Will Rose OF-P St. Stephens Jr.
19 Ethan Hollar OF Newton-Conover Jr.
20 Jorge Rodriquez OF Newton-Conover Fr.
22 Owen Van Sickle INF-P St. Stephens Sr.
23 Byron Younts INF Alex Central Sr.
24 Seth Sigmon INF Alex Central Sr.
Head coach: Allen Sigmon.