Alva takes down Hennessey on Monday
April 7, 2017
The Alva High School Goldbugs baseball team jumped to an early lead over the Hennessey Eagles and took home a 5-3 victory on Monday.
With Hennessey the first to bat, Ethan Swanson struckout two batters, while Stanton Earnest turned a quick groundout to end the top of the first quickly.
In the bottom half of the inning, Alva picked up their lead here. With two outs and two on base, the Goldbugs’ Chase Jones hit a double linedrive to centerfield to score Swanson and Brooks Hadwiger across home for the 2-0 lead.
After going three scoreless innings before Alva’s offense had another big hit,...