Grady varsity baseball began regional series play last week, taking two of three games against Banneker. Grady came out strong in the first game with a decisive 10-0 victory, followed by a 9-2 win the next night. In the third match up, Banneker came on strong handing Grady a 7-4 loss. The regional games followed a non-regional season opener against North Atlanta — Grady recorded two losses in the doubleheader.
Team highlights through the first five games:
Junior Lyndon Weaver has recorded 18 at bats with 9 hits, including a homerun, for a .500 average.
Sophomore Ben Lepik has recorded 15 at bats with 6 hits, including a double and a triple, for a .400 average.
Defensively, senior pitcher Jack Bannon has logged 18 strikeout through 12 innings.
Grady takes on regional opponent Lithia Springs this week: Monday, 3/6 away, Wednesday, 3/8 at home (Crim) and Friday, 3/10 away.