American Legion: Big Island Post 217 sweeps Saturday doubleheader
LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - In American Legion action, Big Island Post 217 swept a Saturday doubleheader at Lynchburg City Stadium.
In game one, the host Big Island welcomed Danville Post 325, who in turn, jumped out to an early 5-0 lead before clawing their way back into the game. Down 8-7 in the final inning, E.C. Glass's Austin Cooper belted a 2 RBI single to give Post 217 a 9-8 win.
In the nightcap, Big Island kept their bats working, defeating Rocky Mount Post 6, 16-6.