FSHS baseball romps, 19-0

? Free State High’s baseball team scored in every inning en route to a 19-0 victory Thursday over Shawnee Mission North.

The Firebirds collected 19 hits in the five-inning, rule-rule triumph.

Joel Spain went 4-for-5 with a pair of doubles and five RBIs, Hunter Gudde was 3-for-3 with two doubles and three RBIs, and Jon Saathoff was 2-for-4 with a double and three RBIs.

Tripp Wright (1-0) pitched four scoreless innings.

” I liked our approach and aggressiveness at the plate,” FSHS coach Mike Hill said. “We had a lot of hard hits. And we played well defensively.

The Firebirds (7-2) will play at Olathe East on Monday.

Free State 254 17 — 19 19 0

SM North 000 00 — 0 3 2

W — Tripp Wright (1-0). L — Torello.

2B — Joel Spain 2, Jon Saathoff, Hunter Gudde 2, Casey Hearnen, Marcileno Cortez.

FSHS highlights: Spain 4-for-5, 5 RBIs; Saathoff 2-for-4, 3 RBIs; Gudde 3-for-3, 3 RBIs; Mikey Corbett 3-for-3, 3 runs; Cortez 2-for-2, RBI; Wright struck out 4 in 4 innings.

FSHS record: 7-2. Next for FSHS: Monday at Olathe East.