BLUEFIELD, Va. —
Logan Kirk didn’t allow a hit in securing a no-hitter, and the junior also had two hits and three runs batted in, leading Graham to a 10-0 non-district five-inning win over Rural Retreat on Wednesday evening at Graham Middle School.
Kirk struck out five, walked none and was a Graham error away from a perfect game.
Tommy Lovell led Graham with three hits, three RBIs and two runs scored, while Spencer Sheets scored two runs for the G-Men, which scored five runs in the fourth and fifth innings.
Graham (2-1) will host Giles on Monday at 4:30 p.m.
at Graham Middle School
Rural Retreat....................000 00 — 0 0 3
Graham............................000 55 — 10 9 1
Jackson Soweis, Austin Akers (5) and Corvin. Logan Kirk and Corey Monninger. W—Kirk; L—Soweis.
Bluefield falls twice at beach
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The Bluefield Beavers have dropped a pair of games to New York teams in the Mingo Bay Classic.
Bluefield lost to Brocksburg, N.Y. 5-1 on Tuesday, and fell 10-0 on Wednesday to Hamburg, N.Y.
The Beavers (2-4) will play Dreher, S.C. today at 2:30 p.m.
No other information was available.
No report has been received on games involving Princeton and PikeView.
James Monroe 7
PEARISBURG, Va. — Mark McIntyre's single with the bases load scored Lucas Stevers in the bottom of the seventh to give Giles the win.
Stevers finished the day 2 for 3 with a double, a solo home run and three RBIs. Drew Skewes drove in two runs on a single to give Giles (2-4-1) a 6-4 lead.
Ryan Page led James Monroe with a pair of hits and an RBI.
Tyler Perdue struck out six over 2 2/3 innings for the win in relief of Hunter Epperley. Epperley struck out six and allowed two runs on two hits over 4 1/3 innings. Reed McNeer struck out six and allowed five runs over six innings in the loss.