Local sports roundup: May 17


Grizzly Cubs blank Hawks

Jackson Henry pitched a four-hit shutout, striking out six and walking one, as Franklin defeated Decatur Central on Tuesday, 3-0. Max Clark hit a two-run double for the Grizzly Cubs (12-13, 7-6 Mid-State).


Franklin gets walk-off win

Franklin scored two runs in the bottom of the seventh to pull out an 8-7 victory over Decatur Central on Tuesday. Emily Fuqua and Ellie Chumbley hit home runs for the Grizzly Cubs, who totaled 12 hits on the day.

Royals roll in five

Class 4A No. 1 Roncalli topped Guerin Catholic, 13-1. Avery Clark went the distance in the pitching circle for the Royals (24-3), who got a home run and three RBIs from Anna Dressman.