PAXTON -- The Paxton-Buckley-Loda junior varsity baseball team won 12-2 Tuesday, April 23, over Dwight.

In the first inning, Charlie Pound hit a leadoff single before Jarred Gronsky doubled to left field to send him home and Mason Bruns hit a two-bagger to left field to send Gronsky across home plate.

The Panthers scored three more runs in the second inning to break a 2-2 tie.

Landon Wilson walked before Ashton Pope sent him home with a double to center field. After Pound drew a walk and Jarred Gronsky singled, Bruns doubled to send Pope and Pound across home plate.

In the third inning, PBL tallied seven more runs.

Drew Diesburg lined a leadoff base hit to left field before Hank Harms singled to center field to send Diesburg home. After Pope doubled to center field, Pound, Gronsky and Bruns each hit an RBI single.

After Jarred Gronsky scored on an Isaac Denault groundout, Jacob Gronsky singled to send Bruns home and Diesburg doubled to center field to send Jacob Gronsky across home plate.

Pope finished the game hitting 3-for-3 while Bruns and Jarred Gronsky each hit 3-for-4, Pound went 2-for-2 and Diesburg hit 2-for-3.

On the mound, Ashton Pope allowed two earned runs on two hits and four walks with seven strikeouts through five innings.


PBL 12, Dwight 2

DWI 200 00 -- 2 2 0

PBL 237 0x -- 12 16 1

W -- Ashton Pope, 5 IP, 2 H, 2 ER, 7 K, 4 BB. L -- Beier, 4 IP, 16 H, 12 ER, 2 K, 3 BB.

Dwight -- Denker R. Beier 1-3. Turner R. Beier 1-2, RBI.

PBL (7-5) -- Charlie Pound 2-2, RBI, 3 R. Jarred Gronsky 3-4, 2B, 2 RBIs, 2 R. Mason Bruns 3-4, 2 2B, 4 RBIs, R. Isaac Denault RBI. Jacob Gronsky 1-3, RBI, R. Drew Diesburg 2-3, 2B, RBI, R. Landon Wilson R. Hank Harms 1-2, RBI, R. Alex Plott 1-1. Ashton Pope 3-3, 3 2B, RBI, 2 R.