Wildcats best TV in tune-up contest

FRANKLIN – Andrew Thompson has three hits and a pair of RBIs as Pendleton County claimed a 12-3 win over Tygarts Valley on Tuesday night.

The game was a tune-up for the teams before regional semifinal action begins on Monday.

Jesse Lambert added three hits and an RBI for the Wildcats, while Luke Cooper and Tyler Day each had two-run doubles.

Logan Cooper earned the win, allowing three hits in five innings and fanning five.

Keighan Chewning was saddled with the loss, giving up eight runs on nine hits in five innings.

Caleb?Riggleman had a two-run double for the Bulldogs, who will host Notre Dame at 6:30 p.m. Monday in regional play.

Pendleton County (22-8) will visit Moorefield on the same day for regional action.

The Wildcats also will travel to Hampshire on Friday for another tune-up tilt.