The Northwest Mohawks got a huge SOC II win Tuesday night, as they defeated the Valley Indians 8-0, on their home field at Northwest High School.
Aaron Maddy got the win for the Mohawks, as he was the pitcher of record for Northwest. His stellar performance on the mound helped lead the Mohawks to the win over their conference rival.
Maddy pitched a complete game shutout, going all seven innings. He allowed seven hits, and struck out another seven Valley hitters.
Northwest catcher Zach Smith helped his pitcher’s cause from the plate, going 3-4. Austin Mundhenk added two hits to the Mohawk cause, and also drove in a run.
The Mohawks will play the Wheelersburg Pirates on Friday evening. Northwest will host Wheelersburg at Northwest High School, with a 5:00 p.m. start.
The Indians will travel to Waverly on Friday evening to take on the Tigers. Game time has been set for 5:00 p.m.
Northwest – Gillette 1-4 (RBI, SB), Mundhenk 2-4 (RBI, R, SB), Murphy 2-4 (R), Smith 3-4 (R), Litteral 1-3 (2 R, RBI, SB), Swayne 0-2 (R, SAC, 2 BB), Maddy 1-4, G. Rowe 1-3 (3 RBI, R), Z. Rowe 0-2 (R, BB)
Valley – Burk 0-3 (BB), Harr 1-4, Wolford 3-3 (BB), Cunningham 1-3 (HBP), Rolfe 1-4, Gahm 0-3 (BB), Bowling 1-2 (HBP)
Reach Michael Hamilton at 740-353-3101, ext 1931, or on Twitter @MikeHamilton82.