BELPRE, Ohio — Not many hits to go around.
The Belpre baseball team completed the sweep of Wahama after defeating the White Falcons 2-1 Friday night in Washington County during a Tri-Valley Conference Hocking Division match up.
After four scoreless innings it was Belpre (5-12, 5-7 TVC Hocking) that got on the board first with a run in the bottom of the fifth. Wahama (14-15, 7-7) tied the game up in the top of the sixth when Wesley Harrison drove in Matt Stewart.
Ryan Epperry drove home Drew Nestor in the bottom of the sixth and Belpre held on for the 2-1 win.
Drew Nestor earned the victory while giving up one run on three hits and seven walks. Nestor struck out 14 batters in a complete game effort.
Tyler Nutter was credited with the loss after pitching seven innings in which he gave up two runs on seven hits and one walk. Nutter struck out two batters and also hit two.
Wesley Harrison led Wahama with two hits and a RBI on the night follwed by Tyler Roush with one hit, a double. Harrison and Tyler Roush both reach base in every plate appearance while Harrison had the White Falcons’ lone stolen base.
The White Falcons return to action Wednesday when they travel to face Miller at 5 p.m. in the regular season finale.