BY JIM STEELE
MARTIN (April 14) – Jackson Cassidy delivered seven solid innings on the hill as McKenzie blanked host Westview 3-0 Thursday.
Cassidy allowed five hits and two walks while striking out seven.
The Rebels and Chargers were locked up in a scoreless draw when McKenzie pushed a run across in the sixth, then added two insurance runs in the top of the seventh.
McKenzie’s Hayden Hixon and Cassidy each had run-scoring singles. Ty Anderson also had an RBI. Zayden McCaslin and Tate Surber singled while Jake McDaniel doubled.
Garner Anderson had a good day at the plate for Westview. He was 3-3 with a double. Luke Beam also had a double. Cade Spaulding singled.
Brady Gardner gave up a run on two hits while striking out nine for the Chargers.
Both teams left seven men on base.