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Cook advances to AA semis

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By Robert Hydrick - bio | email

ZEBULON, GA (WALB) - #1 ranked Cook High defeated Pike County 5-3 in the third and final game of their AA semifinal series.

Kaleb Cowart put Cook on top with a two-run homerun in the first and the Hornets added two more in the second.

Palmer Betts allowed one run through six innings.

He was lifted after giving up a two-run homerun in the top of the seventh.

Mercer signee D.J. Johnson got the final three outs.

Cook, a number one seed, will host #2 seed Blessed Trinity in the AA quarterfinals on Monday.

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