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West Virginia Wins 6th Straight; 12th In A Row At Home

Reported by: Send eMail Josh Lewis/Mike Baggerman WV Power
Videographer: Josh Lewis
August 3, 2013


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The West Virginia Power defeated the Lakewood BlueClaws 7-3 Saturday night at Appalachian Power Park. The win was West Virginia’s sixth straight overall and their twelfth straight win at home.

West Virginia scored three runs in the first inning thanks to RBI singles by Jordan Steranka and Walker Gourley. After a solo home run by Lakewood in the third made it 3-1, the Power added two more in the fourth thanks to RBI hits by Max Moroff and Josh Bell.

The Power added a run in the fifth and seventh to cap their scoring. Bell finished the ballgame 2-4 with two doubles, giving him a league high of 35. Steranka finished the game 3-4.

Luis Heredia (3-3) earned the win for West Virginia after tossing five innings, allowing one run on three hits. Ramon Oviedo (1-1) took the loss for Lakewood.
Clay Holmes takes the mound for West Virginia in Sunday’s finale. He will square off against Lakewood’s Jon Prosinski. First pitch is scheduled for 2:05


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