Delta beats Fruita at Rifle tourney
Derek Horn and Daryan Urquhart combined on a three-hitter as Delta’s U-18 summer baseball team defeated Fruita 8-0 on Friday in the Rifle Tournament.
Horn threw the first five innings, allowing one hit, walking two and striking out six. Urquhart tossed the final two frames.
“He threw well, and we didn’t hit,” Fruita coach Ray McLennan said.
Jeremiah Baier led Delta at the plate, going 3 for 3 with a double and three RBI. Delta scored single runs in the first, third and fourth innings, and Baier drove in each. Tyler Sandoval added two hits to Delta’s 12-hit attack.
Sam Graf hit a double for Fruita (18-15).