The Black River High School baseball team recently went up against West Rutland, slamming the Golden Horde, 22-7 in five innings, at Pullinen Field in Ludlow.
Senior-first baseman Chris Kowalski led the offensive surge for the Presidents, knocking six singles in six at bats, while Jake Covell and Noah Schmidt pitched in with two hits each.
Tim Rumrill got the start for Black River and went the first three innings to get the win, while Covell pitched the final two frames. The win put Black River at 4-2 on the season.
For West Rutland, Tyler Bathalon got the start and took the loss, but also had some shaky defense behind him.
Greg Duprey led the Golden Horde offense with three hits, including two doubles and three RBI's.