MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

April 20, 2013

Prep roundup


Phoenix staff reports

Baseball

MUSKOGEE 11, SAND SPRINGS 3 —
Ethan  Barton had four hits, drove in three runs and pitched two shutout innings as the Roughers (10-17) won the non-district game at Sand Springs.

Trey Gatzman added three hits, while Tyler Bowden and Jones each had two hits and two RBIs. Luke Smith had two hits and two RBIs. Jones threw five innings to pick up his first decision of the season. MHS scored three runs in the first inning and five in the third against the Okrankings.com Class 6A No. 7 team.

BETHEL 1, EUFAULA 0 – The Ironheads managed only two hits in the loss at Bethel.

The defeat of Eufaula (11-11) spoiled the outing by Trey Moore (4-5) who scattered four hits with five strikeouts and was tagged with the loss.

VIAN TAKES TWO AT STILWELL TOURNEY – The Vian Wolverines, No. 2 in the Okrankings.com Class 3A poll, improved to 26-2 on the year with a 10-2 win over Tulsa Noah and an 8-4 victory over Sequoyah at the Stilwell tournament.

Rowdy Simon kept his record perfect at 7-0 with the win in the first game while Jon Andrews improved to 8-1 with the victory over Sequoyah. Against NOAH, Landon Decker led off the game with his second home run of the season while Simon hit a three-run shot in the second, also his second of the year. Simon went 1-for-2 in the second game with two runs scored while Dan Weer, who was 2-for-3 with two RBIs against NOAH, was 1-for-2 against Sequoyah.

The Wolverines next play at 4 p.m. Monday at home against Stigler to be followed by a game with Hulbert.



Boys tennis

MHS DOUBLES WIN —
The Muskogee duo of Shan Bradley and Stephen Crank won the No. 1 doubles title at the Broken Arrow Invitational on Saturday, beating Manes-Molina of Tahlequah 6-2, 6-2 in the finals. The No. 2 duo of Ryan Pearce-Seth Chapuis won the consolation finals and beat Bixby in their last match.