Grant Herrington allowed just two hits while his Troup teammates tallied nine hits as the District 18-2A runner-ups crushed Tatum, 13-2, Thursday evening at the Tigers’ ballyard.
The affair was the first of a Class 2A, Region II, best-of-3 series.
Game 2 was scheduled to have been played Friday night in Tatum (results not available as of press time).
Kody Welch had two hits in the game, including a double and totaled four RBI.
The Tigers led 8-0 before adding five additional runs in the bottom of the fourth inning.
The game was called after four and a half innings due to the 10-run rule.