American Legion Baseball

Cherryville 12, Asheville 7  (protested game resumed from June 26)

After Asheville Post 70 closed the gap to 10-7 with a run in the bottom of the sixth inning, Post 100 scored twice in the top of the seventh and held on for the Western Division win.  Robbie Cowie’s 2-run single scored Dylan Beaver and Levi Kiser in the inning.  The win gives Cherryville the Western Division championship and the top seed heading into this week’s Area IV playoffs.

Other scores 

Union County 13, Pineville 0


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Cleveland County 6, Lincoln County 3

Matt Jorgensen went 2 for 4 at the plate with a home run and Jackson Farnsworth also went 2 for 4 in the Cardinals loss at Cleveland County.  Post 82/155 outhit Lincoln County 9 to 7.  The Cardinals will learn who their first-round opponent for the playoffs is tonight.

Other scores

Union County 11, Maiden 3


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Wayne County 10, Cherryville 8

Pineville 10, Maiden 6

Asheville 6, Caldwell 3

Huntersville 4, Cleveland County 3

Rutherford County 6, Henderson County 2

Burke County 8, Hickory 0

Mint Hill 2, Gaston Braves 0 (5 inn., rain)

Union County 13, Gastonia 2 (6 inn.)


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