MOULTRIE — The Colquitt County High baseball team’s early-season offensive woes continued on Wednesday when the Packers were blanked by Lee County 4-0 in Leesburg.

The Packers managed just three hits, including two singles by Cole Pitts and one single by Corey Hancock.

Colquitt has scored just a combined three runs in a 4-2 scrimmage loss to Thomasville, a season-opening 3-1 loss to Americus-Sumter County and the shutout at the hands of the Trojans.

The Packers were down 3-0 at the end of the first inning and did not give up another run until the bottom of the fifth when Pitts, pitching in relief, surrendered a double and a single.

But the Packers were unable to threaten the Region 1-AAAA Trojans.

Hancock started on the mound for the Packers, but was unable to retire a batter.

The senior right-hander gave up a hit, walked two and hit a batter and was charged with three earned runs.

Russ DeMott relieved Hancock and pitched four innings. He did not give up a run. He allowed two hits, walked a pair and struck out one.

Pitts went to the mound for the first time this season and pitched the fifth and sixth innings, giving up one run on two hits. He struck out one.

Colquitt County will return to Packer Park on Saturday to meet Woodland High of Henry County and Madison (Fla.) High. Colquitt County and Woodland will play at 11:30 a.m. Woodland and Madison will square off at 2 p.m. and Colquitt County and Madison will meet at 6 p.m.

Woodland’s Wolfpack is 0-3, having lost to Dutchtown 16-6 and dropping 3-2 and 5-3 decisions to Alcovy.

Next week, the Packers will travel to Cordele to meet Crisp County on Tuesday, March 10, then will return to Packer Park for their Region 1-AAAAA opener at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 13, against Houston County.

Packers coach Eric McCranie said he hoped to make up at least one of the two games — against Habersham Central and Clarke Central — called off by bad weather last Saturday in Athens.

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