David's Auto, C-H prevail

from staff reports


   Alex Chambers won from the mound and batted 1-for-3 on Monday night, helping David's Auto Sales carve out a tough 4-2 win over Citizens Bank in Carter County American Little League play at Jim Ensor Field.
   The score was 3-2 at the end of the first inning, then neither team scored until David's Auto tallied a run in the sixth.
   Logan Carden and Jordan Taylor contributed 1-for-2 efforts to the winning cause.
   Adam Colbaugh, Franky Birchfield, Jacob Taylor and Marcus Hill each went 1-for-3 to lead the Bankers.
   Cline-Holder 18
   Inland Paperboard 3

   Inland Paperboard stayed in the game until the fourth, where Cline-Holder exploded for 11 runs.
   Jonathan Nichols batted 3-for-3 and pitched the win in a strong performance for Cline-Holder, which got a 2-for-3 from Michael Bowers and a 2-for-4 from Zack Boles.
   Greg Sams and Logan Andrews chipped in 1-for-2 showings for the winners.
   Inland's Jordan Pearce, Britt Yelton and Taylor Edwards each went 1-for-2.