ROACHDALE -- The North Putnam baseball team fell to Covington 18-11 Saturday.
The Cougars had some nice appearances at the plate, but a whopping nine fielding errors didn't help the their cause. Shawn Diebold, Brody Perrin and Kyle Baden connected on home runs on the day.
Micahel Buchanan was 3-for-3, while Jake Haste was 3-for-4 and Brock Jones went 2-or-5. Baden was 2-for-3 at the plate for the Cougars.
The junior varsity picked up the win 18-14. Nathaniel Crosby and Jake Worth hit home runs in the win.
North Putnam will host Speedway today at 5:30 p.m.
At North Putnam
Covington 342 004 6 -- 18 13 3
N. Putnam 020 440 1 -- 11 14 9
WP -- Walla
LP -- Batten
HR -- (C) -- Bowling; (NP) -- Diebold, Perrin, Baden
Next game -- North Putnam will host Speedway today at 5:30 p.m.