Evans added a solo HR for the Tigers in the fourth, and the Padres scored in the top of the fifth on doubles by Jacob Frye and Brant Smith.
For the Tigers, Cooper pitched 4 innings and 85 pitches with 11 strikeouts, and Grant Harris pitched 2 innings and 25 pitches with 4 strikeouts. For the Padres, Brant Smith pitched 4 innings and 69 pitches with 3 strikeouts, and Jacob Frye pitched 1 inning with 1 strikeout.
Leading the Tigers offensively were Evans, 2 hits with a double, a home run, 2 runs and 3 RBIs; Cooper, 1 hit with 2 RBIs; Harris, 1 hit; Brandon Hodge, 1 hit with a run; Micah Tart, 1 hit with a run; Dominique Williams, 2 walks, a run; Brady Evans, a walk and a run.
Leading the Padres offensively were Jacob Frye, 2 hits with a run; Brant Smith, a double and an RBI; Garrett Geros, 1 hit with a double; Emmanuel Jones, 1 hit; Jaylen Knowles, a walk; Walker Jones, a walk; Tyler Perry, a walk; Sabien Lindo, a walk.
Dodgers 8, Phillies 4
Trevor Lawrence and Trey Harkins combined for a 4-hitter as the Dodgers outscored the Phillies, 8-4, in Cartersville Little League action Wednesday.
Lawrence and Jonathan Guerrero each had 3 hits to lead the Dodgers offensively while Jordon Wells had 2 hits for the Phillies, and Khase Willis and Josh Holmes each added 1 hit.
The Dodgers were led by Jonathan Guerrero, 3 hits with a double, a run and 3 RBIs; Trevor Lawrence, 3 hits with 2 runs; Logan Gates, 2 hits with a run and an RBI; Matthew Greene, 1 hit with 2 walks and 2 runs; Max Rohland, 1 hit with 2 RBIs; Cole Crump, 1 hit with a walk, a run and an RBI; Clay Ross, 1 hit with a run and an RBI; Trey Harkins, 1 hit; Tyler Dover, a walk; Keaun Thomas, hit by pitch.
Pitching for the Dodgers were Lawrence, 4 innings and 81 pitches with 10 strikeouts; Harkins, 2 innings and 38 pitches with 1 strikeout.
For the Phillies offensively, Willis also had a walk, a hit by pitch and 2 runs; Josh Holmes, a double, a run and an RBI; Nick Root, a walk; Blane Belisario, a walk; Reece Thompson, a walk and a run; Chanc Willis, an RBI; Karson Hornberger, a walk.
Pitching for the Phillies were Root, 4 innings and 71 pitches with 4 strikeouts; Holmes, 1 inning and 21 pitches.
Crackers 15, Indians 10
The Crackers won a slugfest against the Indians, 15-10, as eight Crackers and five Indians had one or more hits in Cartersville Little League action Thursday.
For the Crackers, Joshua Mayo had 3 hits with 2 doubles, 3 runs and 2 RBIs; Benjamin Ammons, 3 hits with 2 runs and an RBI; Will Bentley, 2 hits with 2 runs and an RBI; Levi Pickel, 2 hits with a double, 2 runs, 2 RBIs; JT Mitchell, 1 hit with a walk, a run and an RBI; Will Noble, 1 hit with 2 runs and an RBI; Jacob Daniel, 1 hit; Joe Cave, 1 hit; Chris Davis, 2 walks and a run; Evan Dasher, a hit by pitch and a run; Tristan Carlton, a walk and a run.
Pitchers were JT Mitchell, 4 innings and 55 pitches with 1 strikeout; Joshua Mayo, 1 inning and 9 pitches; Levi Pickel, 2 innings and 28 pitches with 4 strikeouts.
Leading the Indians on offense were Garrett Hite, 4 hits with a double, a triple, 2 runs and 3 RBIs; Dalton Southern, 2 hits with a double and 2 runs; Dax Edwards, 1 hit with a double, a walk and an RBI; Ian Inaba, 1 hit with a run; Malcom Cooley, 1 hit with a run; John Gulisano, 2 walks, a hit by pitch and 3 runs; Dylan Webb, a run.
Pitchers were Dax Edwards, 2 innings and 43 pitches with 4 strikeouts; Garrett Hite, 3 innings and 48 pitches with 3 strikeouts; Ian Inaba, 1 inning and 24 pitches with 2 strikeouts.
Colts 7, Braves 2
Chris Mills and Tyler Bird combined to pitch a 4-hitter for the Colts as they defeated the Braves, 7-2, in Cartersville Little League action Thursday.
Bird also led the Colts at the plate with 3 hits while Baylor Agan had 3 hits for the Braves and David Seanor had 1 hit.
Leading the Colts offensively were Bird, who contributed 3 hits with a double, a triple, 2 runs and 2 RBIs; Connor Wall, 1 hit with a walk, 2 runs; Clay Derrick, 1 hit with a walk, 2 runs; Chris Mills, 1 hit with a walk and a run; Logan Cagle, 2 walks; Jake Richards, a walk; Zach Hall, a walk; Jonah Gambill, a walk.
Pitching for the Colts were Mills, 4 innings and 65 pitches with 4 strikeouts; Bird, 3 innings and 41pitches with 4 strikeouts.
The Braves were led by Agan, 3 hits, 2 RBIs; Byers Murray, a run; Crawford Taylor, a walk, a run; Austin Baker, a hit by pitch and a run; Hayes Miller, a walk; Jackson Lovette, a walk.
Pitching for the Braves were Crawford Long, 1 inning and 35 pitches with 1 strikeout; Hayes Miller, 5 innings and 75 pitches with 3 strikeouts.