Rouse, Johnson lead Fuelco to victory


Chris Jones

Tristan McMillian, of Fuelco, swiped second base Tuesday as Grant Shelton took the throw in Harlan Little League play at Huff Park.

Gunnar Johnson earned his second win of the young Harlan Little League season as he struck out seven over 3 1/3 innings as Fuelco downed 421 Vendors Mall 8-5 on Tuesday.
Chris Rouse led Fuelco on offense with a triple and two doubles. Jacob Sage added a double. Gunner Burkhart and Andrew Vance contributed one single each.
Tristan McMillian earned the save as he had one strikeout while recording the final two outs.
DaShaun Smith led Vendors Mall with an inside-the-park homer and a double. Jaxson Perry contributed a triple and single. Chance Sturgill had a double.
Luke Luttrell struck out five as he pitched 3-plus innings. Chance Sturgill had two strikeouts and Ethan Stewart added one as they pitched the final inning.