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    Looking to play spoiler to close the Mississippi Athletic Conference season, the North Scott baseball team took advantage of Assumption miscues to win Game 1 en route to a split at home on Thursday night. Pleasant Valley clinched the outright MAC title after sweeping Central DeWitt earlier in the evening.

      DURANT — Before stepping up to the plate in the top of the sixth inning and hitting the go-ahead home run for the Wilton High School baseball team, Gavin Schnepper took some sage advice from his father.

      After a strong start Tuesday against Durant was suspended due to weather, West Liberty pitcher Drake Collins took the mound again Friday and continued to keep the Wildcats at bay, pitching three shutout innings in a 6-1 win.

      After a strong start Tuesday against Durant was suspended due to weather, West Liberty pitcher Drake Collins took the mound again Friday and continued to keep the Wildcats at bay, pitching three shutout innings in a 6-1 win.

      After the Muscatine Muskies got an upset win over Class 3A ninth-ranked Clear Creek-Amana on Wednesday, the Muskies were less successful Thursday night, losing both games of a MAC doubleheader to 3A top-ranked Davenport Assumption, 10-2 and 21-0.

      The Rock Island Legion baseball team used a two-out, two-run Tyler Hansen single to top Moline 4-2 and win the Bridges Catering Veterans Cup Classic for the fourth time in four matchups. Chance Carruthers went the distance for Post 200, shutting down a Post 246 rally in the top of the seventh inning for the complete-game win.

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      Here is a look at the baseball statistical leaders in the Iowa Quad-Cities metro and area. Numbers are what has been posted to Varsity Bound as of 11:30 p.m. Tuesday.

      Assumption, Iowa’s top-ranked Class 3A team, overcame a 6-4 deficit midway through the fifth inning to win a 7-6 nonconference game over Dyersville Beckman, ranked fifth in the state this week in Class 2A.

      Fulton senior pitcher/outfielder Drew Dykstra was named to the Illinois High School Baseball Coaches Association's Class 1A All-State team after helping lead the Steamers to their first regional championship since 2016 this past season.

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