CLEAR FORK – The Renegades of Westside defeated the Tug Valley Panthers 9-2 on Saturday at Clear Fork in Wyoming County.
David Runyon and Ethan Hager each smacked a double for Tug Valley. Mikey Newsome and Phillip Lucas each had a pair of hits, while Josh Cassell added a single.
Westside took a 3-0 lead after the 1st inning and then added four more runs in the 2nd frame.
The Renegades scored two more runs in the bottom of the 4th inning.
Tug Valley got both or their runs in the top half of the 4th inning.
Trevin Horn took the loss on the mound for the Panthers, while Drew Bragg got the win on the hill for Westside.
Westside only had four hits, but once again the Tug Valley defense made several errors that cost the team some runs. The Panthers committed six errors in the game.
Breyer Morgan had two hits, while Dakota Bailey and Drew Bragg each had a base hit for Westside. One of Morgan’s hits was a home run and the other a double, while Bragg’s hit was a two bagger.
Tug Valley was scheduled to play Mingo Central at Lefty Hamilton Park on Monday. The cool, rainy weather made the game’s status doubtful.
Score by innings:
TVHS … 000 20 - 2
WHS … 340 2x - 9
WP: Drew Bragg; LP: Trevin Horn