The Wildcats of Wilson Central High School won their 3rd straight game of the tournament with a gigantic 2 to 0 victory over Hendersonville. Propelling the Wildcats into the District 9AAA championship game against Mt. Juliet. Matthew Jenkinson pitched the shutout for the Wildcats and he did not disappoint the Wildcat faithful as he kept Hendersonville from scoring striking out 3 in his 7 inning complete game performance to be the winner of a pitching battle. Jenkinson got just enough run support to win the in the 1st inning as Ethan Shelton cracked the line drive base hit bringing in Gabe Jennings and Jenkinson as the only runs of the game.
This victory pushes Wilson Central to the district championship and the regional tournament later in the week. Tonight, it’s for the District 9AAA title against the regular season champ Mount Juliet. Gametime is Wednesday May 9 at 7:00pm at the Golden Bear’s diamond.