MINFORD — A pair of four-run frames in the bottom of the third and fifth helped the Minford Falcons (5-4, 5-2 SOC II) fly past visiting Portsmouth West on Wednesday by an 11-1 margin.
Junior leadoff hitter Noah Martin led the Falcons at the plate, going 2-of-4 with a team-high three RBI.
Sophomore Carson Cronin and freshman JD Matiz each had a pair of hits for the Falcons who out-hit West 9-2 in the contest.
Junior Cole Borland earned the win on the mound — allowing two hit, no earned runs, issuing four walks and striking out five in five innings.
West (5-4, 2-4 SOC II) drew four walks and reached twice via hits — one each by sophomore Jakob Tipton and senior Eli Sayre.
West 0 0 0 1 0 — 1 2 3
Minford 1 2 4 0 4 — 11 9 1
Jakob Tipton 1-2
Jacob Davis 0-1, R, BB
Eli Sayre 1-2
Reece Coleman 0-1, BB
Cole Windsor 0-1, BB
Wesley Cooper 0-0, BB
Noah Martin 2-4, 3RBI
Adam Crank 1-1, 2R, 2RBI, 2BB
Aodhan Queen 1-4
Mason Book 1-4, RBI
Branson Alley 0-2, R, BB
Cole Borland 0-2, R, BB
Jacob Lewis 0-0, 2R, 3R
JD Matix 2-3, R, RBI
Carson Cronin 2-2, 3R, RBI, BB
Trevor Fike (W) 2.2IP, 6H, 1ER, 4BB, 1K (L)
Jakob Tipton (W) 1.1IP 1H, 2ER, 2BB, 1K
Jacob Davis (W) 0.2IP, 2H, 2ER, 1BB
Cole Borland (M) 5IP, 2H, 0ER, 4BB, 4K (W)
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