Post 29 goes 3-3 over the weekend
Elkins Post 29 went 3-3 over the weekend in games against Beckley and South Charleston.
Post 29 swept Post 32 Friday at Beckley, taking the opener 5-3 as Silas Gibson went 2-for-3 with an RBI and Colby Gainer knocked in a pair of runs.
Brennan Dettinger earned the win in relief.
Colby Gainer (3-1) earned the win in Elkins’ 11-5 win in the nightcap. He allowed five runs on 10 hits, struck out five and walked five.
Jake Wyatt went 2-for-4 with two RBIs, while Gibson and Cody Gainer were 2-for-4 and Dettinger, Colby Gainer and Chance Price each knocked in two runs.
Post 29 dropped a doubleheader against South Charleston on Saturday, losing the opener 9-7 and being blanked in the second game, 5-0.
Owen Arbogast took the loss in the first game for Elkins, which led 7-5 after five innings before giving up four runs in the sixth. Garrett Riggleman went 2-for-3 with two RBIs, while Doug Smith and Wyatt each had two hits.
Evan Potter tossed a three-hitter to lead Post 94 to a win in the second game. Brandon Hamons took the loss.
South Charleston then defeated Elkins 16-6 on Sunday. Riggleman took the loss. Colby Gainer went 3-for4 with two RBIs, including a two-run homer and a triple, while Price was 2-for-3 with two RBIs.
Post 29 also won a game by forfeit against Clarksburg on Sunday.
Elkins (10-8) will face Potomac Valley at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at Petersburg for a doubleheader, Post 29 then travels to Buckhannon at 7 p.m. on Wednesday.