Legion baseball: Ishpeming swept by Kingsford in doubleheader

KINGSFORD – The Kingsford Blues, demonstrating solid pitching and hitting, swept the Ishpeming Blue Storm, 10-0 and 11-1, in an American Legion baseball doubleheader on Sunday at Lodal Park’s Gary Spigarelli Memorial Field in Kingsford.

Kingsford (3-1 in Mid Pen League) pitchers Daniel Harrington and Brock Grenier both went the distance in the five-inning games.

Kingsford’s defense was also strong, yielding seven hits and turning two double plays. Kingsford pounded out 17 hits in two games.

“Our bats were hot along with our team speed running the bases,” Kingsford coach Ed Kowalkowski said. “The pitching was super.”