Covenant baseball cruises past Blue Ridge

Photo by Bart Isley

Covenant baseball’s Mason Mitchell got going at the plate and Declan Kent was solid on the mound Thursday afternoon as the Eagles rolled 19-1 past Blue Ridge.


Mitchell went 4-for-4 with four RBI and two doubles while scoring three runs in the win while Kent struck out 12 and allowed just three hits in the victory. Kent also hit a homerun to help his own cause and went 2-for-4 with for RBI.


Chaz Harvey also put together a big day with a double, a triple and a 2-for-4 performance with a pair of RBI.


Jake Hoadley and Chris Newton each had two RBI. Wesley Arrington and Cole Harvey each posted a pair of hits.


Simon Buras got Blue Ridge on the board early with an RBI and Amon Johnson and Spencer Byers each also posted hits.


The Eagles face a quick turnaround with Virginia Episcopal on the road Friday while the Barons face Blessed Sacrament Huguenot April 20 on the road.