Rockets blast Champions

Friday, March 18, 2016
Slayton Wild, seen here grabbing a fly ball versus Summertown on Monday, slammed a three-run homerun in the Rockets' 10-4 win over Cascade Thursday at Chapel Hill. Freshman Ethan Mealer picked up the win on the mound for Forrest, tossing six innings in his debut. Photo by Anthony S. Puca

March 17: Cascade at Forrest

Cascade 001 010 2-4 7 4

Forrest 204 013 X-10 7 1

Cascade: Shane Keel 2-2, Brady Parker 2-3, Keiron Patton, 1-3, Trent Sutton 1-3, Simpson 1-3.

RBI: Keel 1, Seth Gardner 1, Presley 1, Brady Parker 1.

Forrest: Austin Welty 1-3, Alex Brewer 1-2, Landen Jones 1-2, Boone Sweeney 1-2, Slayton Wild 1-4, Jonathon Lykins 1-3, Ryan Yelensky 1-3.

RBI: Wild 3, Brewer 2, Sweeney 2, L. Jones 1.

HR: Wild 1, Brewer 1.

WP: Ethan Mealer (6IP, 5H, 2R, 2ER, 6K, 2BB).

LP: Colby Presley.

Next game: Friday, March 18 at Page, 5 p.m.