GRANVILLE - Granville Spalding tallied four runs in the third inning to post a 7-0 lead and the Spartans hung on for a 7-3 War Eagle Conference baseball victory over Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn here Friday night.
Dylan Spieler was tagged with the pitching loss for MMC, allowing five earned runs on seven hits and three walks, with five strikeouts in six innings of work.
Nate Rassel led the Eagles at the plate with a 1-3 game and two RBI after a timely single scored Jared Gross and Andrew Hoefling in the sixth inning. MMC managed just three hits, with Rassel, Hoefling, and Isaiah Petersen getting those. Zach Specht walked, stole a base, and scored a run for MMC.
MMC ends regular season play at Remsen-Union tonight.