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Jasper scores 28 runs in sweep of Minor

No. 3 Lynn improves to 13-2

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Minor had no answer for Jasper’s offense on Friday night as the Vikings swept an area double header in Adamsville.

Jasper scored 28 runs on 28 hits on the day, winning 10-6 and 18-3.

In the opener, the teams were tied at 5-5 heading into the sixth inning. The Vikings scored one run in the sixth and put the game away with three runs in the seventh. Dalton Dockins was 2 for 4 with two RBIs, Spencer Rosenfeld was 2 for 4 with two stolen bases, three runs and an RBI, Cross Cacioppo was 2 for 3 with two runs and an RBI, Carson Alvis was 1 for 2 with a double and two runs, Peyton Thomasson was 1 for 4 with two RBIs, Connor Whitley was 1 for 4 with an RBI, Ayden Payne was 1 for 4 with a run, Aiden McGinnis was 1 for 4 with an RBI and both Mayson Slaughter and Parker Sawyer scored runs.

McGinnis got the win on the mound, throwing five innings. He allowed one unearned run on four hits and struck out five batters.

Game 2 was all Jasper as the Vikings closed out Minor in five innings. Jasper scored in all five innings. The Vikings led 2-1 after the first inning, 7-1 after two and 11-2 after three innings.

McGinnis led the offensive barrage, going 4 for 5 with a double, a triple, four runs and five RBIs, Cacioppo was 3 for 4 with a double, three runs and four RBIs, Jarret Morrison was 2 for 2 with two runs and an RBI, Payne was 2 for 4 with two runs, Cole Sargent was 1 for 2 with two stolen bases and three RBIs, Reese Brakefield was 2 for 3 with an RBI, Rosenfeld was 1 for 3 with two runs, Kevin Elmore was 1 for 4 with a run and Dockins was 1 for 5 with a double, a run and an RBI.

Lukas Clark got the win, allowing two earned run on three hits and four walks while striking out two in three innings. Jackson Ballard went the final two innings, striking out three.

Jasper (16-7) hosts Shelby County on Monday at Valley Park. The JV game starts at 3:30 p.m. with the varsity game set for 6 p.m.

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No. 3 Lynn 23, Meek 4, four innings

Lynn scored 11 runs in the first inning and picked up a 23-4, four-inning road win over Meek on Friday.  

The Bears scored six runs in the both the third and fourth innings to bring the game to an end. 

For the Bears, Lance Harris was 3 for 4 with a double, two runs and two RBIs, Jon Linley was 2 for 3 with three runs and three RBIs, Chance Majors was 2 for 4 with a home run and four RBIs, Marcus Meeks was 1 for 2 with two runs and three RBIs, Riley Humphries was 1 for 3 with three runs, John Bryan was 1 for 1 with three runs and Jackson Baker scord three runs. 

Major also got the win, allowing four unearned runs on three hits and a walk while striking out eight in three innings. Hunter Alexander struck out one in one inning. 

For the Tigers, Cameron Deaver was 2 for 3 with a run, Nick Perez was 1 for 2 with a run and an RBI, Jarrett Benson was 1 for 3 with a run and Blake Cleghorn scored a run.  Jake Burden suffered the loss. 

Lynn (13-2) plays at Addison on Monday.