MAYFLOWER — Sophomore Jordan Burns tossed a two-hitter and struck out four Thursday night in leading Mayflower (16-5) to a 2-0 victory over Stuttgart.
Both teams made great defensive plays to keep the game scoreless until the bottom of the fifth when Jason Dawson raeched with a bunt single. Dawson stole second and advanced to third on a wild ptich, then scored on Tyler Herrin’s sacrifice fly. Ty Fowler was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded to bring in another run in the sixth.
Burns and Dawson fot the only hits for the Eagles.
In JV action, the Eagles (19-2) defeated the Ricebirds 2-1 with Tyler Herrin getting the win with nine strikeouts and one walk. Garrett Taylor had an RBI and Tyler Godwin scored the winning run on a wild pitch.