News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 10, 2013

Baseball: Wolf, Brock lead Wayne Newton

Clinton, Terre Haute North 12s to face off in Little League

Tribune-Star staff report
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Sam Wolf went 3 for 5 with two doubles and five RBI, and Cody Brock went 3 for 4 with a home run, double and three RBI to lift Wayne Newton Post 346 on Tuesday night.

Post 346 defeated Crawfordsville Post 72 12-2 in seven innings at Terre Haute North.

Wolf had a two-run double in the third and a three-run double in the fifth. Brock hit a solo home run in the fourth.

T.J. Decker (5-1) threw five innings, allowing four hits and one earned run. Pete Lannoo allowed no hits in the final two innings.

Crawfordsville Post 72    101    000    0    —    2    4    2

Wayne Post 346    005    141    1    —    12    13    2

W — Decker (5-1). L — West.

Highlights — Cody Brock went 3 for 4 with a home run, a double and 3 RBI; Sam Wolf 3 for 5 with 2 doubles and 5 RBI; Pete Lannoo 2 for 3; and Jacob Johnson 2 for 4.

Next — Post 346 (24-7) plays a doubleheader tonight at 6 p.m. against Mattoon, Ill.

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In other baseball:

• Clinton wins — The Clinton 12-year-old Little League team defeated West Terre Haute by a 12-1 score on Tuesday to clinch a spot in Friday’s District 4 championship game against Terre Haute North.

Terre Haut North defeated West Terre Haute 14-0 on Monday.

Clinton and Terre Haute North will play tonight in a battle for home-field advantage. Action begins at 6 p.m.