Fairbury’s offense, pitching, and defense were as hot as the weather over the Fourth of July weekend.
Starting off the week, the Fairbury American Legion Seniors swept a home double header Sunday evening against Linn-Washington, Kan.
In game one, Fairbury scored in all but one inning enroute to a 12-4 six inning victory.
Fairbury’s starting pitcher Spencer Feldkamp set down the visitors in order in the top of the first.
The offense came to life for Fairbury in the bottom of the first inning tallying three runs, highlighted by a two-run double off the bat of Dalton Hinrichs.
Linn-Washington answered back in the top of the second inning pushing across two runs off a double, error, hit batter, and a RBI single from Hubbard.
Fairbury responded to the visitors two runs by scoring a pair of runs off a hit batter, a walk, and a infield error in the bottom of the second to expand its lead to 5-2.