STAPLES - Jordan Riewer finished 3-for-4 with two doubles, two runs and an RBI as Staples-Motley swept Verndale in an American Legion baseball doubleheader Friday.
Trevor Ness was 2-4 with two runs scored and one RBI for S-M in a 7-3 game one victory. Colton Thompson had an RBI double and Shawn Motl had two RBIs for S-M.
Winning pitcher Tom Roline struck out 10 in a complete game. He walked six and allowed four hits and three earned runs.
In a 4-0 S-M win in game two, Chad Beebe went 2-3 with an RBI single. Justin Ringler had an RBI single and Mitch Ness had two sacrifice bunts and an RBI for S-M.
Reliever Ben Enney got the win. He struck out four, walked six and gave up two hits and no runs in 3 2/3 innings.
Verndale 3 4 3
Staples-Motley 7 8 0
WP-Tom Roline. LP-J. Kempe.
Staples-Motley 4 4 1
Verndale 0 2 2
WP-Ben Enney. LP-John Seals. Overall-S-M 4-1. Next: S-M at Sebeka 5:30 p.m. Wednesday (2).
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