Eagles Split with Lumberton in Baseball


The Eagles traveled to Lumberton High School on Saturday for a double-header, coming out on top 5-1 in game 1 and losing in the seventh inning of game 2 by a score of 4-3.  D.C. Russ started the game on the mound for Ashley, allowing 0 runs.  Jesse Goyne picked up the win in relief.  Kameron Johnson finished the game on the mound.  Dakota Perryman was 1-4 with 2 RBIs, and William Noxon was 1-3 with an RBI.  In game 2, William started on the bump, throwing 4 solid innings, leaving the game with a 3-1 lead.  Lumberton battled back, scoring 2 in the 6th inning, before winning the game in the 7th on a bases-loaded walk.  Cully Crott was 1-3 with an RBI.  Ashley's overall record is now 6-2.  Ashley travels to Pender on Wednesday for a non-conference game with the Patriots, starting at 6 PM.