Harmony Grove easily dispatched Hampton 11-1 on Thursday.
The Cardinals fired up the offense in the first inning, when Cooper White grounded out, scoring one run.
Harmony Grove notched four runs in the fifth inning. The Cardinals’ offense in the inning came from singles by Chase Chilton and Sean Small and a walk by Hayden Hilson.
Hunter Hilson was on the mound for Harmony Grove. He went three innings, allowing zero runs on two hits, striking out four and walking one. Brian Williams got the start for Hampton. He lasted four innings, allowing five hits and 11 runs while striking out one. Elian Martinez threw one-third of an inning in relief out of the bullpen.
Small led Harmony Grove with three hits in four at bats. The Cardinals didn’t commit a single error in the field. Hilson had the most chances in the field with eight. Small led the team with two stolen bases, as they ran wild on the base paths with five stolen bases.