IOWA CITY — Coach Charlie Stumpff’s West High Trojans took a 6-1 win over Muscatine Wednesday evening on the home diamond.
West opened with two runs in the bottom of the first inning, added three more in the fourth and one in the fifth with eight hits, one error and eight men left on base. Muscatine was held scoreless until the top of the seventh with their sole run off three hits and two errors. The visitors left four men on base.
Aaron Peller had two hits; two RBI’s and scored one run. Nate Ewing scored one run, Jeremy Cronk was credited with an RBI, and Leo Franz scored a run. Connor Schreck put up two hits scored one run and had an RBI. Luke Crimmins had one hit (a triple) and scored one run. Colin Baker put up one hit and had an RBI. Ryan Rumpf put up a hit (a double) with an RBI, and Corey Kuepker posted a hit.
On the mound Cronk threw all seven innings giving up one unearned run and three hits. He struck out seven and walked one.