Gavin McDermott smashed his state-leading fifth triple of the season to power the Emery Spartans passed the South Sevier Rams Tuesday in Castle Dale.
Starting pitcher Brayden Burke picked up his third win of the season, improving his record to 3-0. The Spartans scored three runs in the bottom of the third and pushed another across in the fifth and hung on for the win.
The Spartans rebounded after suffering their firs loss of the season, a 20-10 drubbing at Union, on March 26.
Emery (10-1, 5-0 Region 15) was in action Wednesday at 3A Uintah, but results were not available at press time.