High school baseball: Battery Creek beats Garrett Tech, Burke

The Battery Creek Dolphins won a pair of mercy-run rule shortened games last week, rolling past Garrett Tech and Burke.

Battery Creek beat Garrett Tech last Thursday, winning 22-1 in three innings. The Dolphins scored 22 runs on 13 hits and 12 walks.

Battery Creek pitcher Henry Schubert earned the win and recorded five strikeouts in two innings.

Offensively for Battery Creek, Jordan Ruff went 3-for-4. Chris Daigle was 2-for-2 with three walks and four RBIs for the Dolphins.

Battery Creek pitchers Aaron Brantley and Jordan Ratliff combined to throw a no-hitter as the Dolphins defeated Burke 16-0 in three innings.

The Battery Creek hurlers kept Burke hitters missing and guessing.

Brantley notched the win after striking out four Burke batters in two innings.

In his lone inning of work from the mound, Ruff also held Battery Creek hitless.

Offensively, Michael Jennings went 2-for-2 with three RBIs. Chris Daigle also went 2-for-2. Battery Creek improved to 10-4 overall and 6-0 in the region.

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