The Alpine Cowboys (46-20)s six first-inning runs built an early lead that helped bring home an 8-3 win over the Roswell Invaders (38-25) on Saturday.
The Alpine Cowboys scored in the first on a solo home run by Collin Forgey, a two-run double by Matt Henrickson, an RBI single by Billy Crowe, an RBI single by Noah Piard, and an RBI double by Forgey.
Forgey put himself in scoring position with two extra-base hits for the Alpine Cowboys.
The Roswell Invaders had no answer for Piard, who kept runners off the basepaths in his appearance. The Roswell Invaders managed just three hits off of the the Alpine Cowboys pitcher, who allowed two earned runs, walked none and struck out four during his 5 2/3 innings of work.
Joe Miller was hot from the plate for the Roswell Invaders. Miller went 2-3, drove in one and scored one run. He homered in the second inning and singled in the seventh inning.
Chris Dunn couldnt get it done on the hill for the Roswell Invaders, taking a loss. He allowed six runs in two-thirds of an inning, walked two and struck out one.
The Alpine Cowboys Forgey, Crowe, Henrickson and Brian Milliman combined for eight hits and seven RBIs.