POSTED MAY 28, 2021
Varsity baseball upended previously unbeaten Millbrook with a 3-2 road win. Kaden Spaid improved to 5-0 on the mound, going 5.1 innings, giving up 3 hits, 2 runs, and tossing 4 strikeouts. Colin McGuire went the final 1.2 innings to record the save, allowing 2 hits and striking out 4. Jayden Nixon was 1-3 with 2 runs and one RBI, Spaid and Luke Gross were both 1-3, and Aden Payne had1 RBI. In the West Pod quarterfinal round, #2 Wood will host #3 Sherando on Tuesday at 6:00 PM.
POSTED MAY 25, 2021
The varsity baseball team lost a close game at Kettle Run, 3-2. Nick Bell takes the loss after going 5 inn, 3 R, 5 H, 2 BB, and 6 K’s. Colin McGuire 1 inn, 1 H, 0 R, K.
Jayden Nixon led the Colonels at the plate going 4-4. Jaden Ashby was 2-3, 2 R, 2 SB and Colin McGuire 1-3. The team wraps up the regular season on Thursday at Millbrook.
POSTED MAY 24, 2021
The varsity baseball team picked up another win on Senior Day, beating Culpeper 14-2 in 5 innings. Kaden Spaid got the W on the mound, running his record to 4-0. He went 2.2 innings, allowing 4 H, 1 R, 3 K’s. Offensively, Luke Gross led the Colonels at the plate going 2-3, 2 R, 3 RBI. Brody Bower was 2-2, 2 R, 1 RBI. Aden Payne was 1-3, 1 R, 3 RBI. Jayden Nixon 1-3, 2 R, 2 RBI. Bodie Pullen 1-3, 1 R, 2B, 2 RBI. Jaden Ashby 1-2, 2 R. The Colonels travel to Kettle Run on Tuesday.
POSTED MAY 20, 2021
The Colonels beat Sherando 10-0 in five innings at home on Thursday night. Stat lines include:
Nick Bell tossed a 1 hit complete game with 6 K’s for his 1st Win of the season.
Luke Gross went 2-3, 1 R, 3 RBI
Aden Payne 2-3, double, 2 runs, 2 RBI. Jacob Roy 1-2, double, 2 RBI
Bodie Pullen 1-2, Sac Fly, 1 R, 1 RBI, 1 SB. Colin McGuire 1-2, 2 R. Jaden Ashby 1-2, 1 RBI, 1 SB. Brody Bower 2-2, 2 R, 1 SB.
The Colonels host Culpeper on Saturday. Senior Day introductions will take place just prior to game time.
POSTED MAY 19, 2021
Colonels beat Fauquier 12-3.
Kaden Spaid gets the win on the mound going 5 inn, 1 H, 8 K’s, 3 R
In relief Bodie Pullen 1 inn, 0 H, 0 R, 2 K’s and Colin McGuire 1 inn, 0 H, 0 R.
Aden Payne led the hit parade going 3-5, 2 2B, 4 RBI. Brody Bower 2-2, 2 R. Nick Bell 1 H, 2 RBI
Jayden Nixon, Spaid, Jacob Roy, & Luke Gross each added 1 hit.
POSTED MAY 18, 2021
The varsity baseball team lost 6-0 at Jefferson on Monday night. Nick Bell takes the loss on the mound. Kaden Spaid was 2-3 with a double tonight. The Colonels are now 5-2 on the season and they travel to Fauquier on Tuesday.
The JV Colonels also lost at Jefferson in a hard fought battle 1-0. The team will host the Falcons on Tuesday at 6:00.
POSTED MAY 17, 2021
The James Wood baseball team defeated Liberty last Thursday night 16-1 in 5 innings. Luke Gross earned the win, going 3 innings and allowing 0 runs on 3 hits and 4 strikeouts. Nick Bell went 2 innings in relief, giving up 1 run on 3 hits with 3 K’s. The hit parade was led by Bodie Pullen who was 3-4 with 2 triples, a double, 3 runs, and 3 RBIs. Jaden Ashby also was 3-4 with a triple, double, and 4 RBI. The Colonels are now 5-1 through the 1st half of the season, and they travel to Jefferson on Monday and Fauquier on Tuesday.
POSTED MAY 11, 2021
The varsity baseball team beat previously unbeaten Jefferson, and West Virginia's #1 ranked team, 8-1 at home on Monday night. Kaden Spaid earned the win, going 5 1/3 innings, giving up 1 run on two hits and 9 strikeouts. Nick Bell threw 1 2/3 in relief with no runs, no hits, and 2 strikeouts. Spaid also led the Colonels at the plate going 3-4 with 2 doubles, 1 RBI, and 2 stolen bases. Jayden Nixon was 2-3 with 2 RBIs, and Aden Payne was 1-3 with a triple and 2 RBIs.The Colonels JV team also beat Jefferson 13-2.
The varsity team hosts Handley on Tuesday night at 6:00 PM while the JVs travel to Jim Barnett Park.
POSTED MAY 7, 2021
The Colonels rebounded from Tuesday’s loss to Millbrook by beating Sherando 17-4 in 6 innings on Thursday. Luke Gross got the win going 5 innings., 8 H, 4 R, 5 K’s. Kaden Spaid 1inn. 0 H, 0 R in relief. Offensively, the Colonels were led by Colin McGuire 4-4, 3 R, 4 RBI. Bodie Pullen, Andrew Waters, & Aden Payne each collected 2 hits. Pullen & Jaden Ashby each stole 2 bases on the night. Jayden Nixon & Kaden Spaid each doubled and had 3 RBI’s. In JV action, the Colonels dropped the first game of the Double Header to Sherando 10-8 but rebounded to win the nightcap 10-4. Offensively in the 1st game, Michael Jackson and Connor Jordan each had 2 hits. In the 2nd game, John Copenhaver led the Colonels with 2 hits & Evan Lafollette added 3 stolen bases. Bradley Kimble went the distance on the mound, pitching CG 5 inn, 7 H, 3 R, 8 K’s.
POSTED MAY 5, 2021
The Colonels baseball team came up short in a 3-1 loss against Millbrook on Tuesday night. Nick Bell went 5 innings on the mound, giving up 3 runs on 3 hits with 4 K’s. Colin McGuire kept the Pioneers scoreless over the final 2 innings. Offensively, the Colonels lone run came by way of a Kaden Spaid home run. Luke Gross, Bodie Pullen, Aden Payne, and Andrew Waters all collected 1 hit a piece. The Colonels loaded the bases in the bottom of the 7th but could not push any runs across.
The team will travel to Sherando on Thursday night with game time at 6:00 PM.
POSTED MARCH 24, 2021
The 1st official practice for JW Baseball will be “Midnight Madness” starting at 12:01 am this Saturday March 27th at the JW baseball field. All those interested in playing baseball for the 2021 spring season should be at this event. If you have any questions, please contact Coach Bell in the men’s PE office.
POSTED FEBRUARY 13, 2020
There will be a meeting for all those interested in trying out for this year's baseball teams on Tuesday, February 18 at 4:00 PM in Room 117. All those interested should attend.