Week two of the baseball season concluded on a high note for Lone Tree on Friday when they traveled to West Burlington and shutout the Falcons 9-0.
The Southeast Iowa Super Conference matchup was a pitcher’s duel for a while with the Lions holding a 2-0 lead after four innings. The offense broke open in the fifth with four tallies and they tacked on three more in the sixth to put the game out of reach. Lone Tree scattered seven hits with Keegan Edwards going 3-for-3 and Tim Mills connecting on a grand slam. Aiden Forbes picked up the win going 4 2/3 innings on the bump giving up three hits and two walks.
The Lions are 4-4 overall and get back at it today at Pekin.