The summer season continued for the Helper Merchants on Monday evening as they faced off against Mountain Crest.
The first inning began slow, with Helper securing a lone run to go up 1-0. Momentum began to build in the second inning as the Merchants secured six runs to Mountain Crest’s one to take a 7-1 lead.
The game continued in a similar fashion throughout the third and fourth innings, where Helper had four and seven runs, respectively.
Mountain Crest tried to rally in the fifth inning, gaining a run while stopping Helper from gaining any additional footing. It was not enough as the game ended with the Merchants securing the 18-2 win.