Madison baseball picked up a doubleheader sweep at Lanesville on Saturday.

The Cubs won an error-filled slugfest in the opener 11-10, then cruised to an 11-2 win in the finale.

The two teams slugged it out over the first four innings with each team scoring eight runs. The score remained tied 8-8 headed to the eighth inning when the Cubs pushed three runs across on RBIs by Zach Forner, Quinten Humes and Mason Welsh to push ahead 11-8.

Lanesville scored two runs in the bottom half of the inning but could get no closer.

Welsh finished the game 2-for-4 with four RBIs and two runs scored while Trenton Barnes had two doubles and scored twice and Gabe True was 2-for-5 with a double, a run, and an RBI. Forner had two hits and scored twice and Cooper Yancey had a double and scored three times.

Hunter Ferris picked up the win with six innings in relief of Welsh. Ferris allowed three runs on four hits with seven strikeouts and four walks.

Things were much easier for the Cubs in game two with Madison rolling to the easy win.

Forner, Yancey and Ferris combined to pitch a one-hitter to lead the Cubs to the win. Forner picked up the decision after allowing one run on one hit in five innings with four strikeouts and three walks. Ferris worked the final two innings.

Forner was 3-for-4 with two runs and two RBIs, True was 2-for-4 with a double and two RBIs, Barnes had a triple and drove in two runs, Welsh was 2-for-5 with two runs and two RBIs, Yancey and Ferris each had two hits and an RBI, and Keegan Clement had a double.

Madison (5-2) hosts Switzerland County Monday.

Rebels rout Senators 19-0

Southwestern baseball made quick work of West Washington, rolling to a 19-0 win Saturday in Hanover.

The Rebels scored seven runs in the first inning, four in the second and eight more in the third to blow open the game. West Washington managed only four hits while making three errors.

Eight different players collected hits as Southwestern pounded out 11 in the win. Nate Lichlyter was 2-for-2 with a double, three RBIs and a run scored while Zach Cole was 2-for-3 with three RBIs and two runs scored and Foster Mefford was 2-for-3 with two runs scored.

Bailey Elliott had a double, two RBIs and three runs scored for the Rebels, Tyler Kramer had a hit and three RBIs, Mitchell Adcock and Jackson Stockdale each had a hit, an RBI and scored twice, and Ethan Stewart had a hit and scored a run.

Lichlyter pitched the first three innings and allowed just three hits while striking out four to pick up the win. Riley Elliott went the final two innings, giving up a hit and a walk while striking out four.

Southwestern (3-5) hosts South Ripley Monday.

Bourbon beats Carroll

Bourbon County hit up Carroll County for six runs in the third inning to pull away to an 11-3 baseball win Saturday in Carrollton.

The Colonels led only 2-1 entering the fateful third when they hit reliever David Duncan for six earned runs on six hits to seize an 8-1 lead.

Carroll got runs back in the fourth and fifth innings to close the gap to five, but Bourbon tacked on three more in the seventh for the final margin.

Duncan struck out one and walked two in his one inning and was tagged with the loss. Jacob Polley started and allowed two unearned runs on one hit in two innings with three walks.

Dane Lacefield and Chris Perkinson each had two hits for the Panthers while Andrew Shaw had Carroll’s other safety. Ben Watkins and Logan Rodgers each collected RBIs.

Carroll (6-5) hosts Boone County Monday.

Pacers fourth at Trinity

Switzerland County baseball finished fourth in the Trinity Lutheran Invitational in Seymour on Saturday.

The Pacers lost 10-0 to Jennings County in the semifinals and 12-3 to Eastern (Pekin) in the third-place game.

Switzerland was limited to just three hits in the loss to Jennings, all singles by Dakota Wallace, Cade Rider and Zach Weaver. Rider allowed five earned runs in three and a third innings on five hits and took the loss.

The Pacers scored a run in the top of the first to take an early lead on Eastern in the third-place game but gave up seven runs over the next three innings to fall behind.

Landon Wilks went 3-for-3 with an RBI while Damian Breeck had a double and scored a run. Rider had a hit and an RBI and Patrick Stow had a hit and scored a run.

Weaver took the loss after allowing seven runs — five earned — on five hits in three innings with three strikeouts and a walk.

Switzerland (1-7) visits Madison Monday.

Shawe falls to Rebel JV

Shawe’s baseball lost 18-6 to Southwestern’s junior varsity on Saturday.

Walker Kennett, Cazden Nott, Nate Pawlak and Matthew Binzer all had a single and an RBI for the Hilltoppers. Christian Whitham allowed 10 runs and took the loss.

Shawe (0-5) visits Rising Sun Monday.