Area sports digest 8/13/07

Monday, August 13, 2007

Team fires 19-under 125 to capture title

Rob Erlbacher, Jim Rust, Clay Crosson and Tom Metheny fired a 19-under 125 to capture first place Saturday in the four-man two best ball net tournament at Dalhousie Golf Club.

Ken Swinford, Mark Unger, Greg Howard and John Morlan shot an 18-under 126 to take second place.

Cape team suffers loss at World Series

The Cape Girardeau 10-year olds stuck with West Linn, Ore., for the first four innings, but things fell apart in the fifth.

West Linn scored 10 runs in the bottom of the fifth to earn the 13-3 victory Saturday in Vincennes, Ind.

J.D. Harding singled home Cameron Grueninger, who had doubled earlier in the inning, to push across Cape's first run and tie the game at 1-1.

Tom Siebert knocked in a run for Cape with a fielder's choice in the third to tie the score at 2-2.

Ryan Tegel knocked in Cape's final run in the fifth.

Scott County finishes World Series 0-4

The Scott County Cal Ripken Baseball 12-and-under all-star team dropped its games Saturday and Sunday at the World Series in Van Buren, Ark.

Scott County fell 14-4 to Scottsdale, Ariz, on Saturday. Jared Yates took the loss.

Gabe Felter homered and Dalton Elfrink doubled for Scott County.

Scott County fell to Wakulla, Fla., 13-2 on Sunday. Kody Moore took the loss.

Little Bear Hicks doubled for Scott County.

-- From staff reports

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