Diss fires two-hitter as Cougars beat Eagles

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By Andrew Harner

KINMUNDY – South Central senior Dan Diss tossed a two-hitter, as the Cougars dispatched National Trail Conference foe St. Elmo, 10-0, in five innings on Tuesday.


Five Cougars had a multi-hit game to back up Diss (3-0), who struck out six.

South Central (8-1, 5-0 NTC) scored in all but one inning, and St. Elmo's Levi Maxey (0-1) took the loss after striking out two in 3 2/3 innings.

Tuesday, Sept. 4
South Central 10
St. Elmo 0
SE: 0-0-0-0-0—0-2-1
SC: 3-0-1-4-2—10-12-2
WP: Diss
LP: Maxey
Cougars: Dylan Smith, 2-for-4, 3B; Noah Powless, 2-for-3, 2B; Fischer Tharp, 2-for-2; Kyle Bray, 2-for-3; Diss, 2-for-3; Drake Ritter, 1-for-4.
Record: 8-1 (5-0 NTC)
Eagles: Ben Davis, 1-for-2, 2B; Connor Beasley, 1-for-2.
Record: 3-3 (2-2 NTC)