Following a 6-3 win in the opener, the Greenwave claimed the series with a 13-9 victory in a high-scoring affair in the first half of Saturday’s twin bill — the Indians closing the series with a 10-run rule, 13-3 victory in the finale.
On Saturday, the Elko baseball team split its doubleheader with Lowry — opening the day with a blowout victory of 14-3 in five innings but following with its first loss of the season by a final score of 9-7 with a couple Lowry runs in the bottom of the sixth.
The Indians plated six runs in the bottom of the sixth during the first game of the doubleheader — turning a 5-4 deficit into a 10-5 victory — and carried the momentum into the second half of the double dip, rolling to a 11-1 win for the series sweep.
A collection of action shots from the second game of the Spring Creek at Elko baseball doubleheader on April 17, 2021, at Upper Kump Field.
Action shots from the season opener between the Elko and Spring Creek baseball teams on April 16, 2021, at Spring Creek High School.
In the Division 3A North-East opener, both the Elko and Spring Creek boys golf teams celebrated a first place.
In the Division 3A North-East boys championship soccer game, 80 minutes was not enough time to settle the dispute.
The No. 1 Indians (10-0) will look to send their seniors off victorious, end the season undefeated, win the 3A North-East regional title and build on what should be a very-talented group of underclassmen versus No. 2 Lowry (7-3) at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, at Adobe Middle School.
First-half action photos from the Spring Creek at Elko football game on April 2, 2021, at Warrior Field.