Friday's prep roundup: Peyton explodes for 11-run inning en route conference win over Simla

Photo - Photo by Isaiah J. Downing
Photo by Isaiah J. Downing


Peyton 21, Simla 0

At Peyton: Austin Hermes, Rupert Shaw and Jaeden Meyers all went 3 for 3, and the Panthers exploded for 11 runs in the second inning to come away with the big Class 2A District 8 Region win.

Rodney Gregg had four strikeouts and Shaw finished with three strikeouts for Peyton (6-1, 4-0), which has won two straight games.

Hermes drove in three runs, and Shaw had two RBIs.

Peyton finished with 17 hits.

West Salem (Ore.) 11, Air Academy 0

At Apollo High in Arizona: West Salem scored all of its runs in the third inning as the Kadets (2-5) were shut out in the Arizona Apollo High tournament game.

Bo Powers and Ethan Yanez each produced a hit for Air Academy, which has dropped four straight games. Micah Bregard threw two strikeouts in the loss.

West Salem (6-1) bounced back after a 9-2 loss to Ralston Valley in a tournament earlier this week.