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Prescott downs Hager City 8-1

Hager City's Tyler Regnier slides into second base before the ball reaches Prescott's Billy Brookshaw's glove.

HAGER CITY - Nick Johnson 10 strikeouts plus an RBI-double helped the Prescott Pirates beat the Hager City Skeeters 8-1 Wednesday at Brown Field.

The Skeeters took a brief 1-0 lead in the second inning off an RBI-sacrifice by Chandler Flynn. But Johnson's RBI-hit and an RBI-single by Billy Brookshaw put Prescott ahead for good. The Pirates led 4-1 much of the way until they scored four runs late in the ballgame.

Alex Ross led the Pirates with four hits while Johnson and Brookshaw all had three hits. Prescott outhit HC 14-4.  

Prescott improved to 10-0 in the St. Croix Valley League with the win.