NEW RICHMOND - James Monroe scored three runs in the eighth and held off a Wyoming East rally in the bottom of the inning in a 9-8 victory Thursday.
After James Monroe went up 9-6, Wyoming East made a run.
Jared Sandy led off the inning being hit by a pitch, and one out later, Eric Hoosier doubled moving Sandy to third. Matt Caldwell followed with a double scoring both runners making it 9-8 with one out.
But reliever Ryker Brown got a fly out and a strikeout around a walk to end the game.
Because the game went to extra innings a couple of Wyoming East streaks were able to continue.
Matt Caldwell's double meant he has now had a hit in 17 straight games.
And Hoosier's double kept alive a streak in which he has had a double in six straight games. He has 14 for the season, which leads the area.
Hoosier was 4 for 4 in the game and is now 12 of 16 (.750) in the last six games with six doubles.
Tanner Whitten and Clay Lester each had two hits with a double.
Brown picked up the win in relief.
Nick Jewell and Eli Ballard had three hits each to lead the Mavericks to the victory.
Xander Castillo and Riker Brown had two hits for James Monroe, which had 15 hits in the game.
James Monroe 9, Wyoming East 8
James Monroe 300 300 03 - 9 15 0
Wyoming East 220 200 02 - 8 11 1
Battery: JM: Garrett Huffman, Hunter Mohler (2), Ryker Brown (5) and Eli Ballard. WE: Dylan Repass, Like Laxton (8) and Eric Hoosier. WP - Ryker Brown 55 pitches, 38 strikes. 4,0 IP 5H 2R 2ER 1BB 2K. LP - Luke Laxton 16 pitches, 11 strikes, 1.0 IP 2H 3R 3ER 1BB 0K. Hitting - JM : Monroe Mohler 1-5 (2 runs), Xander Castillo 2-4 (2 runs, 2 RBI), Andrew Hazelwood 1-5 (run), Nick Jewel 3-4 (2 runs, RBI), Ryker Brown 2-4 (2B, 2 runs, 2 RBI), Eli Ballard 3-5 (2 RBI), Hunter Mohler 1-5, B. Davis 1-3, Cody Moore 1-4. WE: McQuade Canada 1-3 (2 runs), Eli Hoosier 4-4 (2B, 3 runs, RBI), Matt Caldwell 1-4, (2B, 2 RBI), Caden Cook (2 RBI), Dylan Repass (RBI), Tanner Whitten 2-4 (2B), Chase York 1-4 (run), Jared Sandy (2 runs).
Summers County 8, Wyoming East 6
NEW RICHMOND - Summers County, powered by the Wykle bothers, hit early and hit often.
The Bobcats scored seven runs in the first three innings and held off Wyoming East the rest of the way to earn the upset Wednesday.
The Wykles, who hit one and two in the Bobcats order, combined to go 6 for 8 with four runs and five RBIs in the game. Both had a double.
Sam Wykle, who leads the area in hitting (.606), drove in three runs in the game. The double was his eighth of the year.
A couple of Wyoming County streaks continued on the game.
Eric Hoosier doubled in his fifth-straight game and he took over the lead in the area with 13 doubles on the season.
Matt Caldwell had a hit in his 16th straight game.
Summers County County 8, Wyoming East 6
Summers County 223 001 0 - 8 13 3
Wyoming East 102 200 1 - 6 6 0
Battery - SC: Will Whittaker, Chase Adkins and Levi Jones. WE: Clay Lester, McQuade Canada (3) and Eric Hoosier. WP - Will Whitaker 80 pitches, 49 strikes, 4.0 IP 5H 5R 5ER 3BB, 5K. LP - Clay Lester 31 pitches, 20 strikes, 2.0 IP 7H 5R 5Er 1BB 1K. Hitting - Nathan Wykle 304 (2B, 2 runs, 2 RBI), Sam Wykle 3-4 (2 rB 2 runs, 3 RBI), Caleb Harvey 2-4 (RBI), Chase Adkins (run), Will Whittaker 1-4 (run), Tyler Miller 2-4 (run, RBI), Clay Jordan 1-3 Levi Jones 1-3 (run). WE: McQuade Canada 2-4 (2 runs, 2 RBI), Eric Hoosiers 2-3 (run, RBI), Matt Caldwell 1-4 (3 RBI), Alex Hall 1-3, Jared Sandy (run), Brandon Simpson 1-3 (run), Dylan Repass (run).
Wyoming East 10, Nicholas County 5
NEW RICHMOND - Matt Caldwell won his fifth-straight start, taking care of Nicholas County Tuesday.
Caldwell scattered seven hits and struck out six in improving to 5-1 on the season.
Caldwell also benefited from a big third inning, when the Warriors exploded for 10 runs. McQuade Canada, Clay Lester, Caldwell and Dylan Repass all had RBI singles in the inning as Wyoming East played station-to-station baseball.
Brandon Simpson plated a run with a fielder's choice and an error scored a pair.
Eric Hoosier had the big hit of the inning with a two-run double, his 12th two-bagger of the season.
Caldwell extended his hitting streak to 15 straight with two hits in the game.
Quin Jeckering had two hits for the Grizzlies.
Wyoming East 10 Nicholas County 5
Nicholas County 030 002 2 - 5 7 2
Wyoming East 00(10) 000 0 - 10 9 6
Battery - NC: Andrew Hughes, Noah Parker (3) and Josh Pritt. WE: Matt Caldwell and Eric Hoosier. WP - Matt Caldwell 109 pitches, 72 strikes, 7.0 IP 7H 5R 2ER 1BB 6K. LP - Andrew Hughes 63 pitches, 41 strikes, 2.2 8H 10R 6ER 2BB 3K. Hitting - Garrett Kesterson (RBI), Tyler Sedlock (run), Noah Parker 1-3, Andrew Hughes 1-4 (RBI), Derek Mullins 1-2 (run), Josh Pritt 1-4 (2B, run, RBI), Quinn Jeckering 2-4 (run), Nick Kiser 1-4 (run, RBI), WE: Chase York 1-3 (2 runs, RBI), McQuade Canada 1-3 (2 runs, RBI), Eric Hoosier 2-3 (2B, run, 2 RBI), Clay Lester 1-4 (run, RBI), Matt Caldwell 2-3 (run, RBI), Dylan Repass 1-4 (run, RBI), Brandon Simpson (run, RBI), Jared Sandy 1-2 (run).
Wyoming East 21, Mount View 6
NEW RICHMOND - Nearly everyone got in on the action Monday as Wyoming East took down Mount View 21-6.
Sophomore Luke Laxton picked his first career win, allowing two hits in 3.1 innings with seven strikeouts.
Thirteen different players had hits for Wyoming East and no player had a multi-hit game.
Eric Hoosier hit his 11th double of the season, scored twice and drove in two runs. Brandon Simpson also had a double, his fifth, scored twice and drove in a pair of runs.
Wyoming East 21, Mount View 6
Mount View 100 23 - 6 4 3
Wyoming East 3(14)1 3x - 21 13 2
Battery: MV - Cody Muncy, Sam Dudgeon (2), Travis Bell (3) and Aaron Pendry. WE - Luke Laxton, Jacob Riling (4), Jared Sandy (5) and Eric Hoosier, Matt Allen. WP - Luke Laxton 66 pitches, 38 pitches, 3.1 IP 2H 2R 2ER 2BB 7K. LP - C. Muncy 73 pitches, 29 strikes, 1.2 IP 6H 13R 13 ER 8BB 3K. Hitting - MV - Cody Muncy 1-3 (run), Elijah Barner (run), Kamal Collins 1-3 (run, RBI), Aaron Pendry 1-2 (2 runs, RBI), Bradi Marrs (run), Khiamani Vineyard 1-3 (2 RBI). WE: Chris Harvey (run), Jared Sandy 1-2 (2B, 2 runs, RBI) , McQuade Canada 1-1 (2 runs, RBI), Tyler Belcher 1-2 (run, 2 RBI), Eric Hoosier 1-1 (2B 2runs, 2 RBI), Matt Allen 1-1 (run, 2 RBI) Clay Lester (run), Alex Hall 1-3 (run, 2 RBI), Matt Caldwell 1-1 (run), Chase York (RBI), Caden Cook 1-2 (run, RBI), Dylan Repass 1-2 (run, 2 RBI), Mason Houck (run), Tanner Whitten 1-1 (2B, 2 runs), Luke Laxton 1-2 (run), Brandon Simpson 1-1 (2B, 2 runs, 2 RBI), Kaden Norris 1-2 (run).