Micah Millraney

Huntland's Micah Millraney inches off of first base during a game Monday at Moore County High School. Millraney had two hits and two RBIs in the 6-3 loss.


The Huntland High School Hornets lost to the Moore County High School Raiders 6-3 on the road Monday for their 14th loss of the season.

A few errors early in the contest allowed the Raiders to take an early lead, and a late rally from the Hornets came up a few runs short.

The Raiders scored runs in the first inning on a passed ball and a single to put the Hornets in an early 2-0 hole.

The Raiders added a few more runs in the bottom of the third and scored one more time in the bottom of the fourth on an error to bring the deficit up to 5-0.

The Hornets got on the board in the top of the fifth when Micah Millraney came through with a two-out RBI single to make it 5-1.

However, the Raiders scored on another error in the bottom of the sixth to put the deficit at five runs going into the final inning.

The Hornets got a few runs in the top of the seventh on RBI hits by Ernie Roles and Millraney, but they were not able to score any more as they lost by three.

With the loss, the Hornets moved to 7-14-1 on the season and 0-9 in district play.

They will next play Tuesday at home against Moore County High School. First pitch is scheduled for 5 p.m.