Lake Highlands High baseball scored 21 runs in the fifth inning against Samuell High on Tuesday night in the District 9-5A opener, but on an even larger scale, the Wildcats won 54-0.

Interestingly, there were no home runs and only one triple by Hudson Taylor. The Wildcats had five doubles and 44 hits overall in the game.

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Michael Ketchmark led the way, going 8-for-9 with seven singles and a double and 11 RBI’s. Beau Barnes also had six RBI’s on five hits.

The Wildcats pitching gave up no runs on no hits, though LHHS did have two errors.

If you haven’t had a chance to check out this team, the district schedule is just getting started. The Wildcats play in the Elks Lodge #71 Tournament starting Thursday at 7:15 p.m. against Trimble Tech. Bishop Lynch, Berkner and Lovejoy are also slated on the schedule in the tournament.