With two outs in the fourth inning Monday evening, Ryan Roberts hit a go-ahead two-RBI single to left-center for PikeView High School, providing the Panthers the edge they needed to defeat Wyoming East 4-3 at Ritchie Field.
PikeView’s Kevin Cottle struck out eight Warriors and allowed four hits in a complete-game effort. Derek Thornton pitched all six innings for Wyoming East with five strikeouts.
Cottle and Zach Meadows went 2 for 3 for the Panthers with an RBI apiece. Roberts was 1 for 3.
Austin Canada was 1 for 3 and scored a run for the Warriors.
PikeView (10-6) hosts Wyoming County’s other school, Westside, this evening.
At Ritchie Field
Wyoming East...201 000 0 — 3 4 1
PikeView............000 400 x — 4 9 1
Derek Thornton and Zach Whitten. Kevin Cottle and Hunter Moses.