SALT LAKE CITY -- Confidence continues to grow up and down the Jayhawks lineup.
The St. Joseph High baseball squad pounded out a 12-2 victory to remain unbeaten in Region 18 action, 3-4 overall.
Coach Steve Mendez said his five freshmen are coming along, led by the upperclassmen at the plate and in the field.
"We had 10 hits and got on base a lot," Mendez said. " Plus we had no fielding errors. The defense came up big today."
Alex Sloan and David Donlevy teamed up on the six-inning six-hitter. Nick Palmer went 3 for 4 at the plate with a triple and three runs scord. Mike O'Brien had a pair of hits and two RBIs.
O'Brien and Masen White each recorded doubles for the Jayhawks.
* LOGAN 4, MORGAN 1: At Morgan, the Trojans fell behind early but won the second half with stronger play.
Becca Godfrey, Jana Mackay, Kate Atkinson and Tori Eliason had first-half goals for the visitng Grizzlies.
Kazarie Kephart scored Morgan's lone goal on an assist fom Berit Hackler.
Coach Tara Ferrin said the Trojans are battling injuries but making progress in the preseason.
Hunter was slated to play at Northridge, while Box Elder was set to play at St. Joseph.
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