Braves double up Little Miami

Logan Elm erupted for four runs in the fourth inning on Friday to take control of a non-league game on its way to a 6-3 win over Little Miami at the Lebanon Invitational.

Addie Smith led off the home fourth with a single to center, advanced to second on a sacrifice bunt by Peyton Richendollar and was joined on the base pads when Lynsay VanHoose coaxed a walk.

Logan Elm’s Lynsay VanHoose, seen here in an earlier game, had two hits and scored against Little Miami.

Meredith Jarvis followed with a two-run double to left to knock in both runners and give the Braves a 4-2 lead.

Jarvis advanced to third on a ground out by Jacie Clifton and scored on a single to center off the bat of Sadie Binkley.

Courtesy runner Katrina Wilson advanced to third on a single to right by Taylor Fowler and scored when Ryleigh Wolfe lined a single to right.

Wolfe went a perfect 2-for-2, drove in a run and scored, VanHoose posted a 2-for-3 ledger and scored, and Taylor Fowler was 2-for-3 and scored to lead the Braves.

Logan Elm’s Ryleigh Wolfe, seen here in an earlier game, had two hits, drove in a run and scored on Friday against Little Miami.

Binkley allowed four hits and three runs (one earned) in the complete game win. The freshman right-hander walked three batters and struck out 10.

The Braves (4-3), who were run-ruled by Centerville in their final game at the invitational, resume Mid-State League Buckeye Division on Monday at Liberty Union.

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