(High Point Enterprise)
High Point American Legion Post 87 baseball swept a doubleheader from the Fuquay-Varina Twins of the Carolina-Virginia Collegiate League on Saturday.
Post 87 won the opener 6-3, then took Game 2 5-2. Both games were played at Holly Springs High School.
The HiToms’ Matt Stanley got the win in Game 1. He struck out five and walked one in six innings, allowing three runs in six innings. Post 87’s Ryne Stanley delivered a two-run double in the fourth. Teammate Jake Moebius added a solo homer.
In Game 2, Luke Gesell pitched five innings of four-hit ball with five strikeouts to earn the win.
Kip Brandenburg finished 2 for 3 with two RBIs and a walk, while Evan Edwards was 2 for 3 with a double and walk.
Post 87 (4-0) plays Greensboro on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at War Memorial Stadium.