MAIDEN – Gastonia Post 23 kept Maiden Post 240 winless in American Legion baseball on Friday night, winning 11-2 at Maiden High.
No other game details were available.
The loss left the Salamanders, who had to forfeit all five of their wins this season on Friday (https://hobbsdailyreport.com/american-legion-baseball/breaking-news-maidens-legion-team-forfeits-5-games-fall-to-0-12), at 0-13 overall and 0-10 in Area IV’s East Division.
Post 240 goes to Independence High for a 7 p.m. game on Saturday against Mint Hill and plays Union County Post 535 at Maiden High on Sunday at 2 p.m.
The Gaston Braves led the East Division at 8-3 going into Friday’s schedule and Gastonia was in second place at 6-4.
MAIDEN POST 240 SALAMANDERS SCHEDULE
(0-13 overall, 0-10 Area IV East)
17—Burke County at Bandys HS, Won 6-5 (FORFEIT)
19—Legion Kickoff at Mount Pleasant High, Lost 1-3, Lost 3-8
25—Huntersville at Bandys High, Won 2-0 (FORFEIT)
26—at Gaston Braves (E. Gaston High), Won 7-3 (FORFEIT)
28—Gaston Braves at Maiden High, Won 10-4 (FORFEIT)
29—Union County at Maiden High, ppd., June 9
31—at Gastonia (Sims Park), Lost 6-11
1—Mint Hill at Maiden High, Lost 2-11
2—at Shelby (Shelby High), Won 7-0 (FOR FORFEIT)
5—at Lincoln County (E. Lincoln High), Lost 3-6
7—at Union County (Wingate), ppd., June 9 as part of DH at Maiden
8—Hickory at Maiden High, ppd., no date
9–Union County at Maiden High, DH, ppd., June 23
10—at Hickory (Legion Fairgrounds), cancelled
11—Pineville at Bandys High, Lost 2-7
12—at Huntersville (N. Mecklenburg High), ppd, Thursday, 7 P.M.
13–at Huntersville (N. Mecklenburg High), Lost 1-6
21—Gastonia at Maiden High, Lost 2-11
22—at Mint Hill (Independence High), 7 p.m.
23–at Hickory (Legion Fairgrounds), cancelled; Union County at Maiden High, 2 p.m.
25—Cleveland County at Maiden High, 7 p.m.
26—Lincoln County at Maiden High, 7 p.m.
28—at Pineville (Ardrey Kell High), 7 p.m.
First round, June 30-July 4
Second round, July 5-10
Third round, July 11-16
Head coach: Justin Hawkins; associate head coach: Dustin Hull; athletic director: David Williams Sr.
Team sponsor: Carolina Glove and Safety Company
2019 SALAMANDERS ROSTER (updated)
No. Player Grade Pos. School
1 Spencer Floyd 10 INF-RHP Maiden
3 Jacob Cauble 10 INF-RHP Maiden
4 Jay Sipe (Fr.) College INF Western Carolina
5 Mark Lyda 10 C Bandys
6 Austin Hoyle 10 C-P Maiden
7 Ryan Lyda 12 OF-LHP Bandys
9 Cy Spencer 12 INF-OF-RHP Bandys
10 Dalton James 10 LHP-OF-INF Maiden
11 Landon Leonard 11 LHP-OF Bandys
12 Bain Sipe 11 OF-C-RHP Maiden
20 Spencer Ledford 11 INF-RHP Bandys
21 Ivan Huffman 12 OF Bandys
23 Josh Frye Fr. (College) OF-RHP Piedmont CC
24 Jacob Ellis 12 C Bandys
26 Elijah Carr Fr. (College) RHP CVCC
31 Mac Beam Fr. (College) OF-INF-RHP CVCC
32 Salvatore Ferraro 11 1B-OF Bandys
34 Peyton Laney 11 1B-RHP Bandys
40 T.J. Rasar Fr. (College) 1B-RHP Bruwnswick Community