Jonesboro baseball team beats Henry County

From Staff Reports

It's going to be busy weekend for Jonesboro coach Dan Maehlman.

Saturday morning, he will coach the school's junior varsity baseball team. Saturday evening, he will be involved in something a little bigger, coaching the boys varsity basketball team in its first round game against Greenbrier.

Friday night, he coached the varsity baseball team to a season-opening 17-2 victory at Henry County in a non-region game.

Lovejoy 7, Dutchtown 6

The Lovejoy Wildcats moved to 3-0 on Friday night with a 7-6 victory against Dutchtown.

Courtney Ward pitched a complete game for the Wildcats and also went 3-for-3 at the plate.

Dutchtown was paced by Zach Babischkin and Sam Kim's two RBIs.