Summer baseball roundup: Jackson Senior Legion bests Jackson Senior Babe Ruth

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Jackson Sr. Legion sweeps pair

The Jackson Senior American Legion baseball team swept Jackson Senior Babe Ruth in a doubleheader Wednesday night.

Post 158 romped 12-3 and 13-5 to improve its record to 9-5.

Jackson had 13 hits in the opener, led by Laban Petzoldt with three. Caleb Rowald had a grand slam among his two hits. Cody Heisserer was the winning pitcher.

Cole Blanton had four of Jackson's nine hits in the nightcap. Freddie Hattenhauer notched the victory on the mound.

Scott County Legion posts sweep

The Scott County Junior American Legion baseball team swept a doubleheader from host Charleston on Wednesday, 10-2 and 11-3.

Brent Forck was the winning pitcher for Scott County (4-6) in the opener. Eric Urhahn had three hits, while Chance Tenkhoff and Dustin Gebheardt both delivered two RBIs.

Tenkhoff notched the second-game victory and had three RBIs. Zane Eggimann had two hits and two RBIs. He also scored three times.

-- From staff reports

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