New Harlan’s Raegan Landa delivered a pitch during the Lady Patriots’ 12-8 win Tuesday over Bell County.

Landa powers Lady Patriots past Bell County

New Harlan improved to 5-3 in middle school softball and completed a three-game sweep of district opponents with a 12-8 win Tuesday over visiting Bell County.
Raegan Landa pitched a complete for the Lady Patriots with five strikeouts and two walks.
Lands also led New Harlan on offense with two singles. Brayden Engle and Lacy Short added one single each.
New Harlan returns to action April 12 at home against Middlesboro.


Owens, Varner lead Dragons past Betsy Layne
Brody Owens and Baylor Varner combined for 10 strikeouts as Harlan defeated Betsy Layne 5-2 in middle school baseball action Saturday.
Owens struck out six and walked two in four innings. Varner fanned four and walked one in two innings.
Jake Brewer led the Harlan offense with a triple and two singles. Landon Myers had a double and single. Owens added a single.


Gilbert leads Patriots to victory over Middlesboro

Jesse Gilbert pitched a five-hitter as New Harlan improved to 4-0 in middle school baseball with a 5-4 victory Tuesday over Middlesboro.
Chance Sturgill led the Patriots on offense with two singles and two RBI. Gilbert had two singles. DaShaun Smith and Brennan Blevins added one single each.
Wicks led Middlesboro with two singles. Coots and Lambert added one double each. Bayless contributed a single.