2 No-No's Highlight Night At Little League Complex
The Lions Cardinals topped Americana 12-2 on a no-hit performance from Rylan Quinn who struck out 10 batters. Quinn also lead the Lions with 3 hits and Tyler Gillett, Isaac Richards, Brandon Ballard and Andrew Lybarger all added a hit. Ballard had a big two out double in the 4th inning to put Lions ahead 3-2. Cade Alberson lead Americana on the mound and threw it very well only giving up 2 hits in 4 innings of work and he struck out 5.
In Minors play, Charlie Spinner was the winning pitcher as Hunter Law Firm defeated the Elks 13-0 in 3 innings. Brogan Gregg homered and had 2 hits to lead the Yankees. Keaton Wilkerson, Spinner and Gavin Zimmerman each had a hit for the 7-3 Yanks.
In Pony League play, Marion County Savings Bank and Salem Tire combined for 27 hits, and in the end it was a 6-run final inning for Marion County that led to a 9-7 win. Weston McGhee earned the win. Nate Roth pitched the first 2 scoreless innings with McGhee following and Dakota Barthelemy closed it down. Trevor Banning, Nick Hess and Brennon Nix each had a double. Roth and McGhee had 2 singles apiece. In the loss, Kaden Wayer had 3 hits with a double, Owen Spicer added 3 singles to back a solid pitching outing from Eric Brubaker.
In softball play, Rural King improved to 10-1 on the season with a 12-1 win over Jeff Dunahee. Dealney Kell struck out 6 in 2 innings to earn the win. Kell added 3 hits, 3 RBI and 2 runs scored at the plate. Sada Graham was 2-2 with 2 RBI's, Katelynn Wilson added 2 hits and 3 RBI's while Katlyn Banning added a hit and scored 2 runs. In the loss, Kyrston Scott scored the long run in the first inning and Mackenzie Thomas had a hit.
See other LocalSports news:The Class 1A/2A State Boys Track & Field meet will be held this weekend at O'Brien Stadium in Charleston.
Harre drops to 52nd place at Golf Nationals, round three continues today
Wildcats Pushed Back To 4:30 Start, On Weather Watch
Cougars Fall In Sectionals
Softball Post Season Continues