SPORTS

Destin Methodist slips by Niceville Methodist

TINA HARBUCK

Andrew McLendon connected for four hits to lead Destin United Methodist Church in a 19-18 win over Niceville United Methodist in the Church Softball League at Morgan Sports Center in Destin.

McLendon doubled and hit three singles for an RBI.

At the end of three innings Niceville led 13-10. DUMC got the upper hand in the top of the fourth with seven runs and then held on for the win.

Dan Goreau slapped a home run, double and a single for seven RBIs for DUMC. Drew Pinckley tripled, doubled and singled for three RBIs.

Chris Radliffe belted three home runs and a double for six RBIs for Niceville. Jordan Mathers tripled, hit two doubles and a single for four RBIs, and Steve Schutt doubled and hit three singles for two RBIs.

*DUMC 34, Back Pew Crew 7

DUMC led 9-5 at the end of three innings. In the last inning, DUMC exploded for 18 runs.

Brandon Patzig led the DUMC effort with a home run, triple, double and two singles for seven RBIs. Mike Riley tripled and hit four singles for two RBIs, and David Nelson ripped a home run, double and two singles for five RBIs. Drew Pinckley blasted two out of the park.

Brad Davies homered, doubled and singled for three RBIs for Back Pew Crew. Steve Rivera doubled and hit two singles for two RBIs, and Johnny King hit two singles for an RBI.

*Rocky Bayou Baptist 14, Iron Men 7

Rocky Bayou jumped out to a 9-1 lead in the first two innings.

Joe Feltner was tops with a double and three singles for Rocky. Travis Cook doubled and hit two singles for three RBIs, ad Kyle Olsen doubled and hit two singles for two RBIs. Dan Wilcoxen hit a two-run homer.

Josh Hall clobbered a home run and two singles for two RBIs for Iron Men. Josh Rodgers and Chris Poole each hit three singles.

*Iron Men 21, Simple Faith 9

Iron Men was on top 15-3 at the end of three innings.

Harry Mandel and John Franklin each hit three singles for Iron Men — good for two RBIs. Jeremy Price hit three singles for an RBI. Josh Hall hit a solo home run.

Nate Elwell doubled and hit two singles for an RBI for Simple Faith. Shawn Biesel hit three singles for an RBI, and Eric Brown doubled and singled for four RBIs.

*D-Unit 21, IA Braves 8

D-Unit dominated for the start with 15-7 lead at the end of three innings.

Andrew Locicero slapped a home run, double and two singles for four RBIs for D-Unit. Kyle Andre hit four singles for two RBIs, and Brett Ochsenreiter homered, doubled and hit two singles for three RBIs. Zach Newman hit a home run.

Damon Reynolds doubled and hit two singles for the Braves. Travis Reynolds and Robert Colbert each hit two singles.

*DWC-Pike 22, Destiny Worship Center 9

Pike started strong with a 12-1 lead in the first inning.

Ryan Grandstaff smacked two homers, a double and two singles for eight RBIs for Pike. Joseph Pike homered and hit three singles for four RBIs, and Michael Haynes doubled and hit three singles for an RBI.

Destin Holland doubled and singled for DWC. Tucker Ewing and Andrew Rhorer each hit two singles.