In baseball Saturday, Peninsula District-leading Menchville got contributions from many players in a 9-0 home victory over Denbigh.
Josh Moore was 2-for-3 with a two-run homer and scored twice for the Monarchs (5-0), the district's only unbeaten team. Jeff Gray doubled twice in four at-bats.
Also for Menchville, Lake tripled and Dan Moschler doubled. ...
Jake Cave struck out 14 and pitched a two-hit shutout as host Kecoughtan beat Phoebus 5-0.
Cave was 2-for-2 with two runs and an RBI for the Warriors (4-1 district and overall). Former Phantom Kippy Holbrooks feasted on his former team, batting 2-for-3 with a two-run homer and scoring twice. ...
Jack Maxey pitched a two-hitter to give Bethel a 6-1 home win over Woodside.
Dakari Cooke was 3-for-4 with two runs for the Bruins, Andrew Miller was 2-for-3 and Jamie Scott 2-for-4.
Maxey escaped trouble in the fourth, when the Wolverines loaded the bases with none out. He induced a comebacker and threw to the catcher, starting a 1-2-3 double play.
Neither Maxey nor losing pitcher Matt Zapf walked a batter.
BAY RIVERS DISTRICT
Mike Basilico and Tommy Gill each drove in four runs as Warhill continued its excellent start, improving to 3-0-1 in the Bay Rivers District with a 16-6 home victory over Jamestown in six innings.
Winner Teddy West struck out 10 in five innings, yielding seven hits. He batted 2-for-3 and drove in two runs.
Basilico was 4-for-5 with two doubles and scored three runs. Chris Aldridge was 3-for-5, scoring four runs and knocking home one. Braondon Lyons hit 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI.
Gill ended the game by belting a two-run homer in the sixth, putting the 10-run rule into effect.
For the Eagles (0-4), Hunter Costley was 2-for-4 with two RBI and Scott Burkett was 3-for-4 with one RBI. Burkett took the loss in relief.
Saturday's high school baseball roundup: Menchville, Kecoughtan's Cave pitch PD shutouts
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