Stockade Salvages Series Finale
KSAL Sports - July 11, 2016 6:28 am
The Salina Stockade held off a Roswell rally to salvage the series finale in New Mexico on Sunday, winning 9-7.
The Stockade built a 4-0 lead through three innings, and expanded it to 7-2 after five. Roswell scored a single run in the eighth before Salina answered with two insurance runs in the top of the ninth. Roswell tallied four runs in the bottom of the ninth, but Salina held on for the win.
Jean Carlos Peralta had five hits and four runs, while C.J. Epperson had four hits and four RBI.
Skyler Fuss picked up the win, going seven innings and giving up two runs on four hits with two walks and five strikeouts.
The Stockade is 22-27 overall. They are off on Monday for the Pecos League All-Star Game in Santa Fe, N.M., before resuming play on Tuesday in Great Bend.