Vanlue edges Ridgemont


Vanlue’s baseball team clipped host Ridgemont 4-3 on Wednesday in a non-league meeting.

The Gophers rallied to tie the game 3-3 in the fifth inning, but the Wildcats managed to squeeze out a run in the top of the seventh inning and hang on for a 4-3 victory.

Jace McGue and Lane Mitchell combined for eight strikeouts on the mound for the Gophers.

Ridgemont hosts Lehman Catholic today in Northwest Central Conference action.