High School Sports

Smith gets win as Freeburg beats Civic Memorial

The Freeburg Midgets defeated the Civic Memorial Eagles 5-1in high school baseball Friday.

The Midgets attack was led by Garrett Garland who finished 3-4 at the plate with three RBI’s and John Hilpert went 2-4 on the night.

Freeburg had 10 hits while Civic Memorial tallied five.

Carson Smith was the winning pitcher for Freeburg, allowing five hits and one run in six innings.

For Civic Memorial, Christian Stewar suffered the loss while Konnor Loewen went 1-3 and Colin Overmeyer finished 1-1 with a double.

Freeburg (19-5) next plays at New Athens and Civic Memorial (21-7) next plays Waterloo.