Fayetteville pushed eight runs across home plate in the bottom of the sixth inning to defeat Van 15-5 early last week.
James Criss and Will Dooley led the Pirates with three hits, while Troy Farrell, Caleb Bailes and Dalton Dempsey added two hits apiece. Dempsey and Zach Hopkins drove in two runs each.
Will Fenton collected the win, yielding just four base hits.
V: 110 003 — 5 4 3
F: 610 008 — 15 11 1
V: Matt Blevins, Steve Price (3) and Tyler Powell, F: Will Fenton and Jake Cogar. WP — Fenton. LP — Blevins. Hitting — V: Bob Cruse 1-4, Bobbie Elswick 1-3, Steve Price 1-3, F: Troy Farrell 2-4 (3B), Will Dooley 3-4 (2B), Caleb Bailes 2-3 (2B), Dalton Dempsey 2-4 (2 RBI), James Criss 3-4, Zach Hopkins 1-3 (2 RBI).
Records: F: 2-2.
Nicholas County 4
Whitney Robinson hurled a complete game, three-hit shutout last Monday to lead Nicholas County past Fayetteville.
Morgan Funk led the Pirates (0-3) with two hits, including a double.
NC: 102 000 1 — 4 4 4
F: 000 000 0 — 0 3 1
NC: Whitney Robinson and Amanda King, F: Kaitlyn Sisler and Alexa Roles. WP — Robinson. LP — Sisler. Hitting — NC: S. Groves 1-4, Whitney Robinson 1-4, Amanda King 1-3 (2B), D. Payne 1-3, F: Morgan Funk 2-3 (2B), Erynn Kesler 1-3.
Records: F: 0-3.
Midland Trail 0
Joseph Eckert hurled a one-hit shutout, striking out 14 batters, and drove in two runs to lead the Greyhounds past Midland Trail 18-0 last Wednesday.
Raeshawn Breckenridge smacked a triple, a home run and drove in four runs to lead Valley at the plate.
Druw Bowen recorded two hits, including a double and one RBI, while John Riddle and Tyler Price each drove in two runs for the ‘Hounds.
Nick Brewer had the lone hit for the Patriots.