MADISON — The Chapmanville Middle School baseball team traveled to Madison last Friday and came away with a 9-6 win over the MMS RedHawks in a seven-inning contest.
The Tigers are 1-1, having opened the season with a loss to Wayne.
Joshua Zigmond was the starting and winning pitcher for CMS. He went four innings and allowed three runs and four hits with four strikeouts and three walks.
Conner Mullins then finished the game, hurling three innings and giving up two runs on three hits with two strikeouts and two walks.
Adam Vance and Austin Bledsoe were both 2-for-4 at the plate to lead the Tigers. Noah Dingess, Mullins and Timothy Bigley each had a hit.
Carter Lyle was the starting and losing pitcher for Madison. Jacob Richards and P. Brown pitched in relief.
A. Epling led the RedHawks with two hits.
Chapmanville coach Dwight Dingess said he was pleased with the win.
“Anytime you come to Madison and come away with a win it is a good day of baseball,” he said. “We played hard. We have lots of work to do. I am happy for our kids. They stayed upbeat and came away with the win.”
CMS plays Tuesday at Chapmanville’s Ted Ellis Field against Logan. Game time is 5:30 p.m.