HEYWORTH -- The Gibson City-Melvin-Sibley baseball team won 12-10 Monday over Heyworth.
The Falcons (12-2, 6-1 Heart of Illinois Conference) scored all 12 of their runs in the second inning to erase a 1-0 deficit.
Cade Elliott led off the inning with a double to center field before Braden Roesch tripled to center field to send Elliott home for the tying run. Ethan Garard then doubled to center field to send Roesch across home plate for the go-ahead run.
After Josh Nuss singled to left field, Daniel Jones sent Ethan Garard home with a base hit to right field. In the next at-bat, Layne Harden hit a three-run homer to left field.
Nathan Garard doubled to left field and Wade Burton and Hunter Brewer each walked to load the bases before Nathan Garard scored on a bases-loaded walk by Elliott.
Burton and Brewer each scored on an error on a Roesch ground base before Ethan Garard singled to left field to send Elliott and Roesch home. After Nuss singled to center field, Ethan Garard scored on a Jones sacrifice fly to center field.
Harden finished the game hitting 4-for-5 while Ethan Garard and Nuss each hit 3-for-5, Jones hit 2-for-3 and Roesch went 2-for-4.
On the mound, Daniel Jones was credited with the win for GCMS as he allowed six runs -- three earned -- on six hits and one walk with seven strikeouts through five innings.
Nathan Garard was credited with the save as he allowed no runs on no hits and no walks with one strikeout through two-thirds of an inning while Layne Harden allowed four runs -- three earned -- on three hits and two walks with two strikeouts through 1 1/3 innings.
GCMS 12, Heyworth 10
GCMS 0(12)0 000 0 -- 12 16 5
HEY 103 020 4 -- 10 9 3
W -- Daniel Jones, 5 IP, 6 H, 6 R, 3 ER, 7 K, BB. L -- Wills, IP, 8 H, 9 ER, K, 3 BB. S -- Nathan Garard, 0.2 IP, 0 H, 0 R, K, 0 BB.
GCMS (12-2, 6-1) -- Daniel Jones 2-3, 2 RBIs, R. Layne Harden 4-5, HR, 3 RBIs, R. Nathan Garard 1-1, 2B, R. Wade Burton R. Hunter Brewer R. Cade Elliott 1-3, 2B, RBI, 2 R, 2 BB. Braden Roesch 2-4, 3B, 3 RBIs, 2 R. Ethan Garard 3-5, 2B, 3 RBIs, 2 R. Josh Nuss 3-5, R.
Heyworth -- Wurmnest 1-3, R. Cotton 1-4, 2B, 3 R. Reinthaler 2-4, 2 RBIs. Houston 1-3, HR, 2 RBIs, R. Garza 1-4, R. Wicklanders 1-4, 2 RBIs. Carlton 1-4, 2B, 2 RBIs. Ditchen 1-3. Neuleib 2 R.