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Pine View 11, Hurricane 2 3/23/2018

The Panthers pounded out 10 hits and took advantage of seven Tiger errors in rolling to the big win Friday at Tiger Field.

Weston Sampson led the way with three hits, including a triple, and Roman Lafemina and Cody Riddle had two hits each as Pine View jumped out early in the road win. Sampson laced a two-run single to right center in the top of the first to give the Panthers the early 2-0 edge.

Tanner Staheli had an RBI in the third to make it 3-0 and the lead grew to 6-0 in the top of the fourth as PV took advantage of two Tiger errors and Jaiger Crosby had an RBI hit.

A Panther error in the bottom of the fourth brought home Kage Akipoleki, who had singled, and made it 6-1. But Pine View scored five times in the top of the fifth to put the game away, including a big RBI triple by Sampson.

Cooper Madison got the win on the mound for PV, going 4.2 innings and allowing six hits and two unearned runs. Bridger Barney allowed just one hit in 2.1 innings of relief. The Panthers are 8-1 overall and 2-0 in region.

Brian Long led Hurricane with two hits and Rylee Kent had a double and a walk. The Tigers drop to 4-6 overall and 0-2 in region play.

Pine View battles Snow Canyon in two games next week, with Tuesday’s contest at Warrior Field at 7:30 p.m. Hurricane has a region bye next week and will play North Sevier and Richfield Thursday and Friday.