Eagles beat Orphans to stay alive in 9C
Tanner Picht led off the bottom of the first with a solo home run and the Morris Eagles never looked back as they went on to beat the Hancock Orphans in Region 9C action on Sunday, Aug. 3 in Rosen.
Picht had two hits and Eric Asche hit a two-run homer in the fourth to extend the lead further.
The Eagles added three more runs in the fifth to extend the lead to 7-0, but Hancock got on the board in the ninth to prevent the shutout.
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