News4Jax Super 6 baseball: Bolles takes its turn as new No. 1

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – High school baseball season is back and so are our Super 6 rankings. They’ll be published every Thursday during the regular season. Records are through April 7 games.

Super 6 baseball rankings

Rank, Previous, School, Record, Classification

1. (3) Bolles (17-3, Class 4A)

Notable wins: Bishop Kenny, Clay, Episcopal, Fletcher, Mandarin, St. Joseph, Savannah Benedictine, Trinity Christian.

Glance: A well-earned vault from No. 3 to the top spot for the Bulldogs, who have won three straight high-quality games. How about Jackson Baumeister’s effort against previous 17-1 Benedictine last week? Baumeister fired a perfect game and struck out 18 in the six-inning dime. Bolles also beat Trinity (15-6), with Gunner Boree and Jaden Flowers homering in that one. The Bulldogs capped off that stellar stretch with a 5-1 win over previously ranked Episcopal. Flowers (.412), Matt Anderson (.393) and Tanner Zellem (.392) headline the Bolles offensive leaders. Baumeister, Max Haug and Sully Brackin are a combined 17-1 on the mound.

2. (1) Fleming Island (15-2, Class 6A)

Notable wins: Bishop Kenny (twice), Creekside, Episcopal, Nease (twice), Ponte Vedra, St. Johns Country Day, St. Joseph.

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