Greg's overcomes Nissan, CCB conquer Six Sigma

Photo by Dave Boyd
Ethan Fleenor pitched well in defeat for Tri-Cities Nissan, striking out 10 batters.

from staff reports

   Greg's Pizza defeated Tri-Cities Nissan 3-0 in National Little League play Monday night at T.J. Burleson Field.
   Greg's Pizza's Joe Guinn went 2-for-2. Both Bobby Campbell and Jacob Davis went 1-for-2.
   Tri-Cities' lone hit on the night came from Drew Clark. Pitcher Ethan Fleenor pitched a strong game with 10 strikeouts and four hits.
   Greg's pitcher Josh Peterson gave up no hits in three innings, and was relieved by Jacob Davis, who gave up one hit. Guinn completed a double play in the top of the sixth to assist in the win.
   In other action, Carter County Bank defeated Six Sigma, 5-1. Carter County Bank's Chase Depew hit one single, one triple and had one home run going for 3-for-3.
   Brooks Crochran also went 3-for-3. Eli Osborne hit a triple. Caleb Banks, Jonathan Franklin and Mathew Potter all went 1-for-2.
   Six Sigma's Justin Reagan and Cody Tolley went 1-for-3.
   Depew led off the bottom of the first with a hit over the center-field fence. Austin Johnson had a double in the top of the fourth for Carter County Bank, and Jacob Howell earned a double-play in the bottom of the fourth for Six Sigma.