Preston Lyon went 4-4 at the plate as the White Sands Pupfish (23-25) took home a 9-7 victory over the Roswell Invaders (29-22) at Joe Bauman Park on Friday.
He homered in the second inning, doubled in the third inning, and singled in the fifth and sixth innings.
Joe McCarty pitched lights out for the White Sands Pupfish. McCarty held the Roswell Invaders hitless over 1 2/3 innings, allowed no earned runs, walked none and struck out two.
Despite the loss, the Roswell Invaders Hobie McClain dominated the White Sands Pupfishs batters, giving up zero runs and striking out seven.
Jeff Eubank did his best to jumpstart the offense for the Roswell Invaders, reaching base three times. He scored one run and had one RBI. He doubled in the third inning.
Seth McWilliams improved to 2-0 on the year by picking up the win for the White Sands Pupfish. He allowed one run over five innings. McWilliams struck out one, walked three and gave up four hits.
Blake Ware ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with the loss. He allowed six runs in two innings, walked one and struck out two.