Justin Hughes went 2-4, sparking the Lower Columbia (6-0) to a 5-2 victory over the Linn-Benton (4-3) on Sunday at David Story Field.He singled in the fifth inning and doubled in the sixth inning.
Trevor Huddleston had an impressive outing against the Linn-Benton's lineup. The Linn-Benton managed just one hit off of Huddleston, who allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three during his 2 1/3 innings of work.
KJ Strickland had an impressive outing against the Lower Columbia's lineup. The Lower Columbia managed just three hits off of the the Linn-Benton's pitcher, who allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out three during his four innings of work.
Alex Torson improved to 1-0 on the year by picking up the win for the Lower Columbia. He allowed two runs over 5 2/3 innings. Torson struck out six, walked one and gave up six hits.
Strickland (1-1) was the game's losing pitcher.