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McKENZIE (March 9) — The McKenzie Middle School Rebels earned a dominant, 11-1 home win over the Martin Middle School Chargers Monday to remain undefeated six games into the season.McKenzie set …
McKENZIE (March 9) — The McKenzie Middle School Rebels earned a dominant, 11-1 home win over the Martin Middle School Chargers Monday to remain undefeated six games into the season.
McKenzie set the tone with four runs in the bottom of the first inning, then added another in the second. The Rebels plated two runs in both the fourth and fifth frames. Martin got on the board with a run in the top of the sixth, but McKenzie managed a pair in the home half to end the game early.
Rebel Tate Surber went 3-for-4 with a double, two RBIs, two runs scored and two stolen bases. Lane Anderson was 1-for-3 with a walk, three RBIs, a run scored and two stolen bases. Jake Cassidy went 1-for-3 with a double, two walks, an RBI and two runs scored. Drew Chappell was 1-for-2 with a walk, two RBIs and a stolen base. Hayden Garrett was 2-for-4 with an RBI, a run scored and a stolen base. Carter Kee went 0-for-1 with two walks, an RBI, a run scored and a stolen base. Colt Norden was 0-for-3 with a walk, two runs scored and three stolen bases. Ayden Smith went 0-for-3 with a walk, an RBI and a run scored. Dawson Brush was 0-for-3 with a walk, a run scored and a stolen base.
Jack Wiley was 1-for-2 for the Chargers with a walk, a run scored and a stolen base. Sam Shelley went 0-for-1 with a walk and an RBI.
McKenzie starter Tate Surber earned the win, allowing no runs or hits while striking out four and walking three in five innings of work. Dawson Brush threw the final frame, allowing one unearned run on one hit while striking out two and walking one.
Charger Tucker Melton took the loss, allowing five runs (three earned) on five hits while striking out two and walking two over three innings. Brett McGuffin threw an inning and two-thirds, allowing four runs (two earned) on two hits while striking out two and walking five. Jack Wiley pitched the final two-thirds of an inning, allowing two earned runs on one hit while walking one.