Elston tosses 2-hitter as Jackets swamp Brownwood 8-2

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Reece Elston tossed a complete-game two-hitter and Charlie Hughes dominated at the plate as Stephenville swamped Brownwood 8-2 Friday in District 6-4A baseball action.

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Hughes opened up his bat early with a sacrifice bunt to drive in a first inning run and drove in a total of five runs on three hits. Stephenville’s defense played great back-up ball and didn’t commit an error.

Elston presented the type of puzzle batters have against left-handers as he struck out six, allowed just one walk and two runs over the course of seven innings.

Stephenville Yellow Jacket Varsity scored four runs in the sixth inning. Stephenville Yellow Jacket Varsity batters contributing to the big inning included Hughes and Case Dunavant, all sending runners across the plate with RBIs in the inning.

Stephenville Yellow Jacket Varsity collected ten hits. Hughes and Kyle Styron each racked up multiple hits for Stephenville Yellow Jacket Varsity. Styron and Hughes each collected three hits to lead the offense.

Lineup AB R H RBI BB SO Trace Morrison 1 2 0 0 3 0 Lane West 3 1 1 0 1 0 Reese Elston 3 0 1 0 0 0 Kyle Styron 4 1 3 1 0 0 Charlie Hughes 3 1 3 5 0 0 Bryson Dill 2 0 0 0 2 1 Case Dunavant 3 0 1 2 0 0 Corbin Poston 3 0 1 0 0 0 Luke Barry 1 0 0 0 0 0 Cutter Gray 2 0 0 0 0 1 Dylanjer Meiron 1 0 0 0 0 0 Grayson Traweek 0 3 0 0 0 0 Cade Wright – – – – – – Totals 26 8 10 8 6 2

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