was the best pitcher in District 10 Region 4 this week. His stat line for the week included one win and nine Ks. Union City
(12-5, 5-2) has won five games in a row, the league's longest active win streak. The streak was extended by another three games over the past week, including an 11-2 victory over Maplewood.
Union City scored a league-best 40 runs this week, adding to its league-leading 124 runs on the season. Alex Hoban
is the team leader in runs scored with 19, while Austin Waters
has driven in a team-best 18 runs with his bat.
Union City had a league-high 13 steals as a team this week, but still trails Lakeview
, which has 73 on the year, for the season lead. Waters has racked up 13 steals on his own this season for the Bears.
Union City's Shane Russell
finished his week with seven hits, tops in the league. On the season, he's hitting .396 and ranks fourth in the league with 19 hits.