BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

Elkins Post 29 sweeps Post 131

ELKINS – Elkins Post 29 swept Summersville Saturday in American Legion play.

Post 29 took the opening game 20-0 and completed the sweep with a 7-2 victory in the nightcap.

Colby Gainer went four innings to earn the win in the lidlifter, allowing just one hit and fanning nine.

Al Johnson went 3 for 3 with a pair of RBIs to lead Elkins at the plate, while Gainer and Doug Smith added three hits each and Tyler Shreve a pair of safeties.

Jarod Woodyard was the losing pitcher.

Isaac Riggleman tossed five scoreless innings in the second game, striking out nine in the process.

Johnson led the offense again with three hits, followed by West Felton with two hits.

Ethan Amick took the loss for Post 131.

Elkins (4-0) will visit Romney at 5:30 p.m. today.