The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

July 6, 2013

Enid Majors beat Fort Smith


Enid News and Eagle

BARTLESVILLE, Okla. — Jerry Kearney struck out 10 as the Enid Majors beat Fort Smith Kerwin 6-2 to reach the championship round of the Glen Winget Invitational Saturday.

Garron Nixon and Cody Daylor homered for the Majors. Silvano Tarango was 3-for-4 with a run scored.

Nixon’s two-run  homer was the big blow in a three-run first inning. Daylor hit a solo homer in the fourth. It was Nixon’s second homer of the season and Daylor’s first.

The Majors did not commit an error for the second straight game.

Enid, 28-13, will play Rogers, Ark., at 5 p.m. today. If the Majors win, they would play in the finals immediately following.

“We played great,’’ said Enid assistant coach Butch Lingenfelter.