Twins, Sigma get job done

from staff reports


   The E-Twins and 6-Sigma were the big winners in Friday night action at T.J. Burleson Field, with the Twins posting a 4-2 win over Carter County Bank, and Sigma flexing its muscles in a 9-4 win over Carter County Motors.
   Lance Reed was one-for-two, while Ben McKinney, Zack Montgomery and Craig Sheets each had a hit in three at-bats for the victorious Twins.
   Montgomery garnered the win, while Kenny Yarberry was saddled with the loss. Justin Fuqua was a perfect one-for-one for the Bankers, and Yarberry gave a one-for-three showing.
   The game featured a battle between the top two hurlers in the ENLL, and it proved to live up to its billing.
   Montgomery finished with eight strikeouts in five innings pitched while Yarberry bettered that with nine Ks in five frames of duty.
   Derrick Mann and Tyler Blevins each lashed hits for the Bankers.
  
6-Sigma...........................................9
Carter Co. Motors............................4


   Wendell Loving laced three hits in as many at-bats to back the strong pitching of Matt Cannon as the Sigma's broke a 2-2 ballgame wide open in the top of the third.
   In the third frame Sigma plated five runs to take a 7-2 lead and give Cannon some breathing room.
   William Wagner and Daniel Simerly each finished the day one-for-two for the Sigma's, while Bucky Pierce had himself a huge day at the plate with a three-for-three outing for the Carter County Motors squad.
   Nick Berkley was two-for-three and losing pitcher Brandon Birchfield was one-for-two at the plate as well.