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Lions hit well in 12-8 win over Firemen

Posted: Monday, May 20th, 2013

Lions’ Garrett Hackbarth keeps his eyes on the ball as he prepares to swing at a pitch during a recent home game. (Photo by Eric Chalus)

ROCHELLE — On Thursday, the Lions took a 7-4 lead in the first inning and held onto it all the way to the end as it defeated Firemen 12-8 during Major League play.

Firemen got an early start with four runs in the top of the first inning with triples from Greg Ricketts and Isaac Green and a single from Cody Johnson.

But the Lions answered with seven runs in the bottom of the first inning with its first five batters getting on base and scoring before the Firemen could record its first out.

For the complete article see the 05-19-2013 issue.

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