LOGAN – The Class AA No. 4-ranked Logan High School baseball team upped its record to 22-5 on the season with Wednesday's 5-3 win over Class AAA Cabell Midland in a tune-up game at Logan's Roger Gertz Field.
The Wildcats are preparing for this upcoming week's best-of-three regional series with Point Pleasant beginning on Monday.
Logan broke a 1-1 tie with three runs in the bottom of the fourth then added another run in the fifth.
The Knights plated two runs in the seventh.
Logan outhit Cabell Midland 9-7.
Korbin Bostic led the way as he was 2-for-3 with one RBI.
Dawson Maynard, Jake Ramey, Garrett Williamson, Konner Lowe, Aiden Slack, Carson Kirk and Jarron Glick added one hit each. The hits by Kirk, Glick, Ramey, Maynard and Slack were doubles.
Ramey had two RBIs for the game. Kirk and Glick also knocked in runs.
Joey Canterbury was the starting and winning pitcher for Logan. He went 2 2/3 innings and allowed one run on two hits with one strikeout and five walks.
Jared Burnette then pitched 3 1/3 innings of relief and yielded two runs on four hits with two strikeouts and one walk.
Chad Burnette tossed the last scoreless inning.
LOGAN 9, CHARLESTON CATHOLIC 0: Logan won a second tune-up game on Friday night at Charleston Catholic in a 9-0 shutout over the Irish.
Logan (23-5) plated two runs in the first inning, two in the third, three in the third and two more in the sixth.
The Wildcats outhit the Irish 9-2.
Garrett Williamson was 2-for-2 with two RBIs to lead Logan.
Corey Miller and Korbin Bostic both doubled. Dawson Maynard, Jake Ramey, Conner Mullins, Konner Lowe and Cole Blankenship each had a single.
Five Logan pitchers combined on the two-hit shutout.
Maynard was the starting and winning pitcher, going two innings and allowing no runs on one hit with three strikeouts and no walks.
Miller then tossed a scoreless inning of relief, allowing one hit.
Jarron Glick followed by tossing two shutout innings, striking out three and walking one.
Lefty Ryan Roberts then pitched the last two innings, fanning six and walking three.