News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 6, 2013

American Legion Post 346 opens Moline Tourney with pair of wins

Tribune-Star staff report
The Tribune-Star

Moline, Ill. — Wayne Newton Post 346 picked up a pair of victories Friday night in tournament playat Moline, Ill.

Damon Olds improved to 5-0-1 on the season, scattering three hits over seven innings in a 7-0 win against Arlington Heights, Ill.

T.J. Decker, Preston Tofaute and Jacob Johnson had two hits apiece in that win.

Post 346 won 11-5 against Macomb, Ill., in the second game.

Austin Hicks was the winning pitcher, and Cody Brock had a home run and four RBI to lead the offense. Pete Lannoo added three RBI.



Arlington Heights, Ill.    000    000    0    —    0    3    1

Post 346    201    020    0    x    —    7    9    0

 W — Olds (5-0-1)

Highlights — For Wayne Newton, T.J. Decker went 2 for 3, Preston Tofaute 2 for 3 and Jacob Johnson 2 for 2.



Wayne Newton Post 346    100    028    0    —    11    8    0

Macomb, Ill.    000    111    2    —    5    9    1

 W — Austin Hicks (5-2).

Highlights — For Wayne Newton, Cody Brock went 2 for 4 with a home run, 4 RBI; Pete Lannoo 2 for 3 with 3 RBI and Zach Milam 2 for 3 with a double.

 Next — Wayne Newton Post 346 (20-6) plays Moline, Ill., today at 1 p.m. and Elgin, Ill., at 3 p.m.