Jackson Jr. Legion sweeps Perryville

Monday, June 28, 2010

The Jackson Junior Legion baseball team scored 31 runs Sunday in a doubleheader sweep of visiting Perryville Junior Legion.

Jackson edged Perryville 16-15 in the opener, then rolled to a 15-1 win in five innings.

Joe Koenig pitched 6 1/3 innings to collect the win in the opener. He struck out six and allowed 12 hits.

Steven Eddy, 3 for 4, and Caleb Rowald, 3 for 5, led Jackson's 15-hit attack.

Clay Macke belted a grand slam in the second game. Macke went 2 for 2 and Trevor Jaco went 3 for 4 as Jackson had 11 hits overall.

Winning pitcher Brian Sherrill allowed one hit in four innings. He struck out three.

-- From staff report

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