PEDRO, Ohio — So much for gracious hosts.
The River Valley baseball team dropped a 15-1 decision to Ohio Valley Conference host Rock Hill, Wednesday night in Lawrence County.
The Redmen (8-4, 3-2 OVC) marked six runs in the opening inning, while River Valley countered with one run in the second inning. but RHHS added on to its lead in the the third with three runs. Rock Hill marked six runs in the fourth frame and took the 15-1 mercy rule victory.
The winning pitcher of record was Jordan Hairston, while Trey Farley suffered the loss.
River Valley was led by Austin Barber with two singles, while Tyler Cline added a double. Tim Kemper and Kevin Cline each added a single for the Silver and Black.
Corey Noel, Levi Wilds and Jonathan Joseph each marked two hits for the Redmen, while Jordan Hairston, Drew McClaskey, Chance Blankenship, Jack Goodwin and Jonah Cox each had one hit.