Team Georgia: Game 3 Recap
July 30, 2023
Georgia came out looking to continue their offensive performance against Texas in Game 3 of the Future Games. Darrell McDowell had a competitive outing against Texas showing off his impressive stuff. He held them to 1 run and kept Georgia in it. Michael Hunter Stonecipher roped a double into right field to bring home a run, tying it up at 1. Jake Howell came in for a 2 inning appearance in which he showed off his ability to compete in tough situations. He struck out 2 while showing off the breaking ball. Texas put up 3 runs to take the lead in the top of the 3rd. Georgia’s bat’s did not stop the offensive dominance as they capitalized off of a Reiston Durham RBI single. In the bottom of the 4th, the offense tallied 2 more runs off of a Terrance Bowen RBI double and Judson Hartwell RBI single. After a duo of impressive pitching outings by Ethan Garrett and Jared Glenn, Georgia fell short of taking Game 3 against Texas and ending in a 6-6 tie. Overall the Georgia future games team made an impact impressing in all aspects of the game. They finished the week 1-1-1. Looking ahead, these players will be fun to follow as they approach the next level.
‘25 DJ McDowell (GA) rolling bowling balls at 88-91 (1660-1800) that are generating lots of whiffs ITZ.— Shooter Hunt (@ShooterHunt) July 29, 2023
Efficient arm stroke w/ quickness out front & more in the tank.
Developing spin w/ inconsistent shape at 76-78.
👍#PBRFG23 || @PBRGeorgia pic.twitter.com/vx0wQ6XCBx
‘26 SS Reiston Durham (GA) continues to show well as a close follow in the class.— Shooter Hunt (@ShooterHunt) July 29, 2023
On the barrel time and time again w/ impressive balance. Defends.
Singles here 👇#PBRFG23 || @PBRGeorgia pic.twitter.com/sGbmK3ZY3G
‘25 OF Henry Akopov— PBR Georgia (@PBRGeorgia) July 29, 2023
Smokes the ball into LF for a hard contact single (94 EV).
Fast twitch athlete w/ noticeable bat speed and plus defender. Hips, shoulders, and bat path work together as his barrel stays tight thru the zone for a hard hit. Also has ++ speed in all facets of… pic.twitter.com/Wmh3pgD8jR