In April 24-30 Issue
By Derek Aaron
Times Journal Sports Editor
Caleb Russell tossed a no-hitter for the RCMS 8th grade Lakers against Somerset on Monday.
The Lakers got the 10-0 victory as Somerset was never able to get the bat on the ball.
In the 7th grade game, the Lakers won by a score of 3-1 with Austin Hadley winning the game for Coach Chris Taylor.
Russell also got the victory last week against Barren County, 14-0.
In the 7th grade game, Garret Stephens got the victory, 6-3. Jalen Bennet picked up the save for the RCMS Lakers.
Against Cumberland County, the RCMS Lakers again showed their ability to score runs in bunches as they defeated their rival 11-1.
Hunter Best picked up the victory for the Lakers in the 8th grade game.
The 7th grade also clobbered Cumberland 10-0 with Nick Britt getting the victory for the Lakers.
The RCMS Lakers visited McCreary Central on Tuesday afternoon with the 8th and 7th grade teams having mixed success.
In the first game, the 8th grade Lakers fell in a tough one, 6-5.
Nick Britt pitched for the 7th grade, which won 4-1.
The RCMS Lakers next visit is to Cumberland County on Thursday where Coach Chris Taylor is sure to have his 8th grade team ready to go after the defeat on Tuesday.