Jake Ackman pitched a complete game, and Luke Olson hit a grand slam to propel the Newman Comets to an 11-3 Three Rivers crossover win in Sherrard.
Olson also had a double, and Chase Graham had three hits and an RBI for Newman. Ethan Van Landuit added two hits and two RBIs, and Jake Ackman, Drew Ackman and Andrew Wilson also drove in runs.
Ackman struck out three and walked three, allowing four runs – only one earned – and six hits for the victory.
Skyhawks drop DH: Sauk Valley lost 9-1 and 11-1 in a pair of five-inning games on the road against Rock Valley.
Sterling grad Cara Alexander went 2-for-6 with two RBIs, three runs and a stolen base between the two games for the Golden Eagles.
Oregon grad Emily Perkins went 2-for-3 with a home run and two RBIs in the first game for Rock Valley.