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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Scott County Post 369 take two from Cape Freshmen

Tuesday, July 10, 2012

(Photo)
In this file photo, Scott County Post 369 third baseman Austin Wadlington (left) tries to apply a tag to Kelso runner Ben Heuring (right), who safely dives back to the bag, June 22 during the Woodpecker Classic at Hillhouse Park in Charleston. Wadlington, along with the rest of the Scott County squad, defeated the Cape Freshman Legion baseball team twice, 7-2 and 8-3, Monday in Cape Girardeau.
(Photo by Brent Shipman, Staff)
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CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Scott County Junior Legion Post 369 baseball team took care of the Cape Freshmen Legion 7-2 and 8-3 Monday during a doubleheader in Cape Girardeau.

In the first game, Scott County scored all seven of their runs in the top of the sixth inning breaking a scoreless tie in the process.

Lane Henson and Zach Carlyle each led Post 369 with two hits -- two singles apiece. Trevor Job added one hit and two RBI.

Tyler Rogers was the benefactor of Scott County's seven run barrage throwing a complete game on the mound for Post 369.

Rogers, who had four strikeouts, allowed the two runs on six hits and four walks.

Scott County continued their hot hitting in the second game having four players with multiple hits.

Lane Henson, who earned the win on the hill, Job, Zane Eggiman and Austin Wadlington all had two hits.

Job hit a two-run double, Wadlington drove in three RBI and Henson scored three runs in the 8-3 win.

Henson allowed one unearned run in two innings. He gave up one hit, one walk and struck out two.

Scott County (14-15) will play the 14U Bulls today at 6 p.m. at Notre Dame High School.