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Norway, Walford sweep IVL twinbills

WILLIAMSBURG - Colby Carmichael tossed a two-hitter as the Norway Bandits trimmed the Williamsburg Red Sox, 4-2, in the first game of their Iowa Valley League doubleheader Sunday in Williamsburg.

Norway captured the second game, 12-5, to sweep the twinbill.

Carmichael was named the IVL Pitcher of the Week for his complete-game  performance. JT Sole had a two-run single for Norway and Mitch Walser had an RBI base hit in the opener.

Tony Salato belted a three-run homer for the Bandits in the secon  game. It came during an eight-run outburst for Norway in the fourth inning to take command. Riley Braughton had a two-run homer for Norway.

Joe Anton, Ryan Arp and Nolan Arp had two hits for Williamsburg in the second game. The Arp brothers drove in two runs apiece.

WALFORD SWEEPS RED TOP

NORWAY - The Walford Hogs did some heavy hitting Sunday and swept both ends of their doubleheader with Red Top, 8-2 and 15-7.

Corbin Woods and Sam Mrstik belted home runs for Walford in the first game. Mitchell Boe, Logan Holtz and Woods had two hits and Boe drove in two runs.

Mitch Moser got the victory for Walford in the opener with three shutout innings in relief.

Cole McDonald pitched five strong innings for Red Top in the first game, but Walford exploded for six runs in the seventh inning after he had departed the mound.

The Hogs scored six runs in the fifth inning and added six more runs in the seventh en route to their 15-7 triumph in the second game. Matt Hoeg belted a grand slam and had three hits for Walford and Mrstik hit another round-tripper.

Bryce Grimm, Jake Stenberg, Nic Mougin and Mrstik had two hits for Walford in the second game. Mougin was the winning pitcher.

Lorenzo Elion and Nick Day had two hits for Red Top in the nightcap.

STANDINGS

Fairfax    15-3
Norway     10-8
Red Top    10-8
Walford     8-10
Watkins     8-10
Williamsburg  3-15

Player of the Week: Jonny Frese, Watkins
Pitcher of the Week: Colby Carmichael, Norway

 

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