SALYERSVILLE — Returning to the win column, Magoffin County defeated visiting Menifee County 6-4 on Wednesday, April 12.
Parker Bowling pitched a complete game for Magoffin County, claiming the win on the mound. Bowling limited Menifee County to one earned run on eight hits while recording eight strikeouts.
Roger Burberry pitched a complete game for Menifee County and suffered the loss. Burberry pitched six innings, allowing three earned runs on seven hits while registering seven strikeouts.
Magoffin County scored six runs on seven hits. Braxton Howard led Magoffin County at the plate, finishing three-for-three with one RBI.
In addition to Howard’s leading offensive performance, Bowling (one hit), Ian McCarty (one hit, two RBIs), Kaden Litteral (one hit, one RBI), Colin Litteral (one hit) and Austin Gevedon (one RBI) connected at the plate for Magoffin County in its win.
Zach Parkins paced Menifee County offensively, finishing three-for-four.
Aiding the Wildcats at the plate, Lincoln Rogers, Eli Goodan, Drew Egelston and Grayson Brown each drove in one run.
Magoffin County is scheduled to visit Menifee County on Tuesday, May 9.