65
      Wednesday
      72 / 48
      Thursday
      61 / 47
      Friday
      66 / 48

      Big Island Wins Legion Opener 8-6

      Forest - Now that the high school season is complete, American Legion baseball has returned for the summer. Big Island won its season opener at home against Christiansburg 8-6 Friday night.

      Quentin Palmer had a big night at the plate for Big Island, driving in four runs. Christiansburg led 4-3 in the fourth after Tyler Morgan plated two runs with a gapper to right center.

      But Big Island answered in the 5th. Quentin Palmer ripped a double and the home team goes on to win 8-6. Big Island is back in action this Sunday at home.

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