Prep Baseball Report

High School Action: Cary Academy vs Caldwell Academy

Chance Moore
Associate Scout PBR NC

Cary Academy-7

Caldwell Academy-5

The Cary Academy Chargers visited the Caldwell Academy on Thursday for an early season matchup.. Luke Elmore looked strong from the get go for the Eagles on the mound. The Eagles jumped to an early lead over the Cary Academy Chargers putting up 4 runs early. In the 6th inning, walks and errors plagued the Eagles. Cary Academy put up a 6 spot in the 6th inning bringing the score to 6-4.  LHP Asher Lucas kept the Chargers in the game. Cary Academy was able to add a run in the top of the 7th on a 1st and 3rd play. In the bottom of the 7th, Luke Elmore had an RBI single but it wasn't enough for the Eagles to mount a comeback. 

Game Notes

Cary Academy

Colin Kimball - 3-4, 1R

Asher Lucas - 1-2, RBI, 2.1IP, 1H, 0ER

Lawson Wheeler - 1-3, RBI

Andon Swartz - 4IP, 4H, 2ER


Caldwell Academy

Luke Elmore (Lenoir Rhyne commit) - 5.2IP, 4H, 9K, 3BB

Eli Hopkins - 1H, RBI


Player Notes

Sawyer Black, IF, Caldwell Academy, 2024

5-foot-10, 145-pounds. Left hand hitter with quickness and strength. Made hard contact in multiple at bats with feel for his barrel. Moves well on the infield with solid actions. 

Eli Hopkins, C, Caldwell Academy, 2021

5-foot-10, 195-pounds. Handled his staff behind the plate. Quick feet and arm strength present.