On Monday night, D.J. Newton narrowly missed a no-hitter, allowing only a leadoff double in the first inning before shutting down Eastern Greene for a 6-1 victory.
Newton struck out 11 Thunderbirds in the win.
Tanner Persinger went 2-for-3 with a double and an RBI and Brylan Jones also drove in a run while going 2-for-2 at the plate. Tyler Bridgewater drilled a solo home run, his second of the year.
J. Hash, Sparks (4) and L. Hash; Newton (W, 3-0) and Evans.
2B -- CC (Persinger). HR -- CC -- Bridgewater (2).