News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 3, 2013

Wayne Newton Post 346 holds off Sullivan

STAFF REPORT
The Tribune-Star

TERRE HAUTE — Wayne Newton Post 346 defeated Sullivan Post 139 8-3 on Tuesday in American Legion baseball as the Terre Haute post improved its record to 18-6.

Cody Thornton was 2-for-5 with two stolen bases, two runs scored, a double and a RBI for Post 346. T.J. Decker was 3-for-4 with two runs scored and Jacob Johnson was 2-for-5 with two doubles and two runs scored.

Austin Hicks earned the win for Post 346.

Post 346 makes its annual trip to Moline, Ill. for the Moline Tournament starting Friday. Post 346 will play games Friday, Saturday and Sunday.



TH 8, Sullivan Post 139 3

Post 139    021    000    000    —    3    5    1

Post 346    122    000    21X    —    8    12    1

W — Hicks (4-2). L — Bedwell.

Highlights — For Post 346, T.J. Decker was 3-for-4 with 2 runs; Jacob Johnson was 2-for-5 with 2 doubles and 2 runs; Cody Thornton was 2-for-5 with a double, 2 stolen 2 runs, RBI.

Next — Post 346 (18-6) play Friday at the Moline Tournament.