Friendly rivalry, Mavs best Raiders
Eighteen runs were scored in the first two innings Tuesday as Manchester Academy and Benton Academy renewed their rivalry Tuesday.
The Mavericks nipped the Raiders 12-11 in the first of two meetings between to the schools this week.
Ben Fouche (1-1) earned the victory on the mound for the Mavericks (3-1) even though he tossed just two innings. Timothy Newman picked up the save in relief. Joe White, making his first start on the mound this season took the loss.