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Moore two-hits Jackson

Jim Walker
jim.walker@irontontribune.com

Keegan Moore was in shutdown and shutout mode.
Moore struck out 14 and threw a two-hitter as the Ironton Lady Fighting Tigers blanked the Jackson Ironladies 4-0 on Thursday.
Ironton (16-1) got all the runs they needed by scoring two in the first
Mary Beth Burton walked and Peighton Rowe was safe on an error to put runners at second and third. Taiya Hamlet hit a sacrifice fly for one run and Demi Sands followed with another sacrifice fly.
The Lady Tigers added two insurance runs in the fourth.
Sands and Moore hit back-to-back doubles for the first run and Haylee Stevens got an RBI single.
Jackson 000 000 0 = 0 2 2
Ironton 200 200 x = 4 4 0
L Alford and M Baxter. Keegan Moore and Demi Sands. W-Moore (K-14, BB-0). L-Alford (ER-2, K-5, BB-1). Hitting-JHS: L Alford 1-3, Kylee Bako 1-3; Ironton: Mary Beth Burton 1-2, Demi Sands 1-2 2B rbi, Keegan Moore 1-3 2B rbi, Haylee Stevens 1-2 rbi.