Indians drop home opener

A cloud of dust emerges around home plate as Clarksville catcher Matt Negen takes a throw against a Dunkerton base runner. (Kristi Nixon photo)


CLARKSVILLE – A promising start for the Clarksville boys baseball team ended by the 10-run rule in the Indians’ home opener on Wednesday, May 28, 15-3, against Dunkerton.

Coach Matt Finley’s squad started out with a pair of runs right away with a two-out rally against Raiders’ pitcher Jordan Kubitz.

Dylan Ciavarelli, Matt Negen, Skyler Gilbert and Mason Lovrien all reached as the Indians put up a 2-0 lead.

More on this story is in the June 5 print edition of the Clarksville Star.