Doubleheader win for the Burlington-Graham Post 63 Legion team as they take two from Durham back on Saturday

*****Adam Gunn, Tyler Wolfe, John Robertson(Eastern Guilford HS), Adam Smith(Western Alamance), Eddie Sappelt(Southern Alamance) and Scott Ellington(Burlington Williams) are names you will recognize on this team this Summer and Sappelt had a big night to start the season and you can read all about the doubleheader win over Durham, from the Burlington Times-News( when you check it all out below, again, courtesy of the Times-News…..*****

DURHAM — Burlington-Graham Post 63 picked up a pair of victories against Durham Post 7 by scores of 5-1 and 15-8 in its season-opening doubleheader Saturday.

In Game 1, Post 63 jumped out early with a four-run first inning and used five pitchers who held Post 7 to one run on five hits.

Adam Smith had two hits and Evan Friddle drove in a pair of runs for Burlington-Graham.

In Game 2, Post 63 racked up 14 hits, including seven extra-base hits. Those were highlighted by Elliott Fowler’s solo home run and Eddie Sappelt’s two-run triple.

Sappelt finished with three hits and four RBI to pace Burlington-Graham.

Adam Gunn, Scott Ellington and Dominique Snipes had two hits apiece for Post 63. Ellington had two doubles and two RBI.

Burlington-Graham manager Johnny Slaughter again used five pitchers in the game for a total of 10 different Post 63 pitchers in the doubleheader.