Bombers strike rich

From Herald Staff Reports

The Dubois County Bombers did it one base at a time Thursday night.

Dubois County whipped Owensboro 10-3 on Thursday night in Kentucky, scoring in every inning but two. The Bombers (19-21) notched eight hits and just one for extra bases — a triple by 2012 Jasper High School graduate Dane Giesler, who finished 1-for-3 with two runs scored.

Also for Dubois County, Casey Ryan went 3-for-6 with three runs scored and three RBIs, Andre Davis drove in two runs and Chris Tavares scored twice.

Dubois County scored a single run in each of the first five innings, then scored two in the seventh and three in the eighth. Owensboro (18-22) scored twice in the fourth and once in the fifth, scoring all three runs (two earned) off Nolan Schaefer (1-0), who collected his first victory of the season for Dubois County,

Schaefer struck out eight and walked just one while allowing three hits. Jonathan Williams pitched the final four innings for the Bombers, finishing with four strikeouts while permitting one walk and three hits.

Dubois County plays at Fulton (24-15) at 8:05 EDT tonight. The Bombers will visit Marion on Saturday and return to League Stadium on Sunday to battle Hoptown at 6 p.m.

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